I know war is a horribly ugly and terrible thing. I also know what I read, and what are true, are not always the same things. I’ll accept the fact that the Middle East is a horrible place right now, but along with that I’ll accept the fact that we are making a difference. I received this via email, and thought I would share it with those that visit along with another heartfelt thank you to all the men and women that serve.
“John Gebhardt’s wife, Mindy, said that this little girl’s entire family was executed. The insurgents intended to execute the little girl also, and shot her in the head…but they failed to kill her. She was cared for in John’s hospital and is healing up, but continues to cry and moan. The nurses said John is the only one who seems to calm her down, so John has spent the last four nights holding her while they both slept in that chair. The girl is coming along with her healing.
He is a real Star of the war, and represents what America is trying to do.This, my friends, is worth sharing with the WORLD! Go for it!! You’ll never see things like this in the news. Please keep this going. Nothing will happen if you don’t, but the American public needs to see pictures like this and needs to realize that what we’re doing over there is making a difference. Even if it is just one little girl at a time.
James Gates U. S. Navy ”