By Col. Thomas Geary, 17th Training Wing commander
/ Published November 24, 2009
GOODFELLOW AFB, Texas --
As we celebrate Thanksgiving this year, let us pause, reflect and count the blessings in our lives.
Be thankful for living in the United States of America, a country where we all can enjoy the freedoms guaranteed by our Constitution.
Be thankful for the men and women serving every day protecting and defending our freedom.
Be thankful for our service members who came before us and gave us the legacy of peace and freedom.
Be thankful for friends, family, and neighbors and the opportunity to spend time with them. Remember to thank them for their support.
Be thankful for our deployed service members, who are spending the day defending our great nation and remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our country.
Have fun, be safe and enjoy the weekend. Thank you for what you do every day. Thank you for serving.