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Fredericksburg, 1862

Fredericksburg, 1862

''It is well that war is so terrible, otherwise we should grow to fond of it.'' -Robert E Lee to James Longstreet at the Battle of Fredericksburg, 13th December 1862 Also, the beautiful story of Sergeant Kirkland, the Angel of Marye's Heights: After the awful charge up to Marye's Heights on 13th December 1862, a young Confederate sergeant named Richard Kirkland could no longer stand the cries of despair and pain, so, at the risk of his own life, secured many canteens and climbed over the stone wall to care for the wounded Union soldiers. He did this many a time throughout the cold and sorrowful December night. ''Kirkland, I ought not to a

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AEROSMITH and ZZ TOP at ford ampitheatre: Tampa,

AEROSMITH and ZZ TOP at ford ampitheatre: Tampa,

11 Jul 2009, don't miss it!

a little bit outdated but...

a little bit outdated but...

just got back from the ATL last sunday from some instructors' retreat for my taekwondo. aside from the training seminars and meeting some of the high-rankers in my organization from far off places like roanoke, va and what not (which was pretty cool and all) i'd truly say that the main highlights of the trip was the failed incursion into downtown ATL (atlanta, ga) with myself, my cousin, and some other friends from my kissimmee school, me getting drunk enough in fromt of all the 6 and 7 degree masters and singing (badly) to classic rock songs and bar-hopping with some of the other attendees while watching this girl in my group get hammered en

2 for the price of 1

2 for the price of 1

thought of stopping by after a long enough period of stagnancy on DA. as far as anything interesting goes yesterday i had a taekwondo regional tournament in port st. lucie somewhere south of melbourne, fl. although i did win just spirit awards (a somewhat glorified way of saying that you lost but weren't a whiny bitch about it, so congrats) in both sparring and weapons all in all it was a fun experience and i did feel glad about the fact that i did lose to a very talented red belt from daytona (as the red and 1st degree black belt men divisions were so small the judges decided to combine the two into one)who i hope all the best for his martia

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