Monday, May 31, 2010

Honoring the Fallen

Honoring the Fallen
Photo & Text © 2010 Kim- Seattle Daily Photo. All rights reserved; no use, alteration, reproduction or republishing in any media.
With multiple flags at half staff, small fluttering flags adorning the graves of veterans, and an honor guard standing with rifles at their sides, members of the Swinomish Tribal Community honored loved ones for their military service and sacrifice with song and drumming in a moving Memorial Day tribute under rainy skies at the Swinomish Cemetery. I came upon this holiday observance across the waterway from La Conner, WA. A little postcard for you from my recent wanderings a bit north of Seattle.

1 comment:

Small City Scenes said...

I love that little cemetary. MB