Service and Sacrifice at Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington National Cemetery One of my favorite places to go in Washington, D.C. is Arlington National Cemetery. Each tombstone or grave marker tells a story that humbles me. While the cemetery is often quiet and tranquil, it is also still an active cemetery so it is not uncommon to see or hear a funeral in progress. I love history so it fascinates me to look at the rows of white headstones and think about the fact that each one of them symbolizes an individual with¬†their own story. I admire the representations of service and sacrifice surrounding me every time I …