Response To Letter
Last updated 4/21/2021 at 4:03pm
In response to the letter by James Carli, April 8, I will say this.
I honor the Union soldiers for their courage in restoring their country.
I honor the slaves both North and South for all that they endured.
And I honor my Confederate ancestors, for their courage in defending their state and country.
I honor my Confederate ancestors simply because they are my ancestors. They lived in a time when what was normal and legal was much different than today, and I challenge anyone to say that they would have been any different. Granted, some of us would have, but none of us really know. We...