D-Day – A Quiet Place

It's quiet here ... so quiet Standing on this hill But if I stand here too much longer My eyes with tears will fill Looking down ... I'm there again On that beach ... just down below Far different ... to that morning That I remember so That beach ... it was a hell on earth Where no man ... should ever go [...]

Spitfire Man

That summers day, the old man looked over the sea but did not see. He noticed, of course, the contrails in the sky of airliners winging their way to Paris or Spain. But he remembered the contrails of older more evil aircraft. For in august 1940, he flew those self same skies in his Spitfire [...]