I'd be willing to give my life to defend this country and its values. I am proud of the True North.
There aren't any words to describe the impact that day had on my life.
I will never forget walking into that room full of Red Cross vests
Thank you Grandpa and Canada for teaching me to never forget.
I thought that my proudest moments were watching two of our athletes win gold
I had seen suffering, more pain and blood in 180 days than in 25 years in emergency rooms
Canada showed the world what courage is
I was able, four years ago, to go to Vimy and stand almost where he had been
I was inspired to learn about the way thousands of Canadian soldiers went through the streets of Holland
Vimy’s uniqueness is not about the monument; it is a place that draws hearts and minds
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My heart was about to burst with pride at being a Canadian
Patricia Starr Leupen
Canada made a huge show of celebrating 100 years of Confederation
To me, watching these athletes win gold symbolized more than redemption of Canada’s sporting reputation
Win or lose, first or last, the passion for Canada never sways in our hom
I will never forget my trip down the mountain in the approaching darkness,
I never, ever considered that I may have to pay for a surgery. I just took it all for granted. The best care in the world was free.