Passing The Torch - Remembrance Day

Passing The Torch - Remembrance Day - Expatlog

This morning a sniffly S and I showed a defiant red ladybird umbrella to the weeping sky, secured our poppies in place and struck out for school to join others in remembering. The day means different things to different people – it means different things to me each year, as the passing of time renders me better able to see the world beyond my own miniscule indent in it. That’s why it seemed important to be part of the coming together, instead of observing the silence at home – where the damp day and embarrassment of tears brimming in my eyes could be avoided.

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