Tuesday, November 11, 2008

"WE SHALL HAVE FAILED, and the blood of our dearest will have flowed in vain, if the victory which they died to win does not lead to a lasting peace founded on justice and established in goodwill. To that, then, let us turn our thoughts on this day of just triumph and proud sorrow; and then take up our work again, resolved as a people to do nothing unworthy of those who died for us and to make the world such a world as they would have desired, for their children and for ours."

- His Majesty King George VI, May 8, 1945


1 Comments:

Blogger Louis Riel said...

Politicians like to wax poetic about wars. But I have yet to see one result in a peaceful world.

2:20 AM  

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