Let’s Show the State of Oklahoma How We Feel about Our Veterans!

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor,

Today I sat and ate lunch alone at the counter at Boomerangs. When I was finished, I walked out toward the door. Before I could leave a little boy from the corner booth asked, “Sir, are you a veteran?” I walked over to his family and said, “Why, yes son, I am.” He stuck out his hand and said, “Thank you for your service.”

His mom then said she had seen the purple heart I wore on my hat and explained the significance to her two boys sitting there.

You see, on the back of my cowboy hat I wear a purple heart. It’s there to signify wounds that I received in combat while with Special Forces.



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