December 1, 2012

Keeping a Promise to Martha

Winter, 2012
In 1783, at the end of the American Revolution, General George Washington's journey from New York back to Mount Vernon makes for incredible reading. Just the image of his officers ~ men who had spent years in dire warfare and emerged victorious ~ breaking down in tears at the thought of their commander's departure ... this demonstrates the greatness of the man. Here you see why Washington is truly a revered hero.