‘Lest we forget — lest we forget!’

Remembrance Day

I don’t know where my grandfather’s WWII Veteran medal is. It existed. My hazy memories include it. Maybe my kleptomaniac alcoholic aunt swiped it at some point in time before she passed away (‘Dumnezeu s-o odihneasca — may God rest her soul’ — my grandfather would frown if I didn’t say that). Maybe my miser uncle kept it in the house with about everything he kept. Maybe my…



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Georgiana Petec

Words, my trusted allies, written when you couldn’t be spoken, now for other voices to read you— I welcome you here. https://georgianapetec.com/