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Semper Fidelis

A few days ago, Pete told me he had bought me a ‘treat.’ Years ago, this would be a more frequent occurance, but as we have known each other longer, the treats are not as frequent. So….I was excited. He was so proud that he had done this and I couldn’t wait to find out what it was.

When I arrived at his house, the first thing he did was to run to his room and get the treat. Here it is:

I have to admit that I don’t have any earrings like these in my collection and am proud to have them.

The Marines are still a big part of Pete’s life and who he is today. I will wear these proudly for our school’s Veteran’s Day assembly on Friday and the Marine Corp. birthday on Sat. I am proud of what he and many others have done to protect the freedom of our country.

Semper Fi, Pete! (and many, many thanks!)

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