Sergeant David G. Scott
those who watch, and those who are watched.
One group envies the other for
the things that the others do
that they would not, or could not.
They are weak and they believe it.
They are weak because they believe it.
There is more to this world than we know,
and will ever know.
Putting stock in that, thatís faith.
Putting faith in each other, thatís brotherhood,
and there is nothing better than
being able to count on a brother.
Knowing that there are such things that are so great
that they are worth dieing for.
But dieing isnít the ultimate sacrifice, faith is,
because everything begins with faith,
and for a lucky few it ends with faith as well,
faith in honor, faith in brotherhood and friendship,
faith in country, and finally faith in God.
Men on the field of battle fight not for a flag,
but for each other.
The greatest of these men fight even for the ungrateful,
for the men who silently watch and envy those
So pity not the man who fought on the field of battle,
pity the man who did not, because that man never new
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