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We come from an island

We come from an island. A motivated island. They call that island Parris Island. – Marine Corps Cadence Christopher’s platoon, the Music City Young Marines, came back Friday evening on 20July2012. They came back motivated, hard core, and changed. The change was especially … Continue reading

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Bundle of frayed nerves

Monday has come and gone, and it’s only Wednesday. Chris, my son, left for MCRD Parris Island Monday morning at 0405 (4:05AM CST) for his four “summer camp”.     For those that don’t know, Chris is a Private First Class … Continue reading

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Introducing PFC Christopher McKinney – Music City Young Marines

This weekend was busy and the highlight of it all was Christopher graduating from the Music City Young Marines boot camp. I’ve blogged about his training during training week 7, and now the 13 weeks of recruit training is over. Christopher is now a Young … Continue reading

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My son Christopher

Eight weeks ago Christopher came to Tabitha and me, asking if he could join the Young Marines unit here in Nashville. I wasn’t surprised as most of the men on my mother’s side of the family have served in the Navy or … Continue reading

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