AMERICAN COURAGE REAFFIRMED ON September 11th

AMERICAN COURAGE REAFFIRMED ON September 11th

  I had a great childhood in a home provided by two loving parents.   I am a baby-boomer.   Dad served in the Army Infantry, landing at Normandy on D-Day + 4. I learned about World War II in school.   December 7th was a day that, “Would Live in Infamy.”   I did...
LOVE IS ALL AROUND

LOVE IS ALL AROUND

  Love … really? In the past few years, cops have been kicked, spit on, called horrible names, shot and killed. In the past ten years, one thousand, three hundred and seventy cops have been killed in the line of duty.  Yes.  THAT’S 1,370 of my brothers and...
I Met Terrence Copeland Today

I Met Terrence Copeland Today

MEMORIES THAT ARE SEARED INTO A COP’S BRAIN – FOREVER   DATELINE:  Boca Raton, FL, July 26, 2009                         FROM THE CopBlue VAULT I met Terrance T. Copeland Jr. today at about 2:45PM. Terrance seemed a pleasant youngster of about 3 years...
IRON FIST IN A VELVET GLOVE

IRON FIST IN A VELVET GLOVE

  It’s an old Irish saying: “Iron fist in a velvet glove.”   That is an Irishman’s way to describe a demeanor that is soft and gentle yet prepared to beat your ass, if necessary.  Because there is Irish blood running through my veins, I was raised hearing a whole...