Eight-year-old Christian Golczynski accepts the flag for his father, Marine Staff Sgt. Marc Golczynski, during a memorial service. Marc Golczynski was shot on patrol during his second tour in Iraq (which he had volunteered for) just a few weeks before he was due to return home.
(AP / Daily News Journal, Aaron Thompson, File)
I almost feel like I’m trivializing the situation behind this image by ‘reblogging’ it, but yet I can’t ignore an image such as this.