In just over four months from now, the rhythmic thud of boots pounding pavement will thunder gloriously from our nation’s capital as the mightiest military the world has ever known marches in celebration of its own existence. Meanwhile, across the pond, the proud people of France will bow their heads in shameful acknowledgement that President Donald Trump did indeed “top” the Bastille Day Parade — as he vowed to do — and America is number one.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
DoD photo by Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Dominique Pineiro
President Donald Trump has reiterated his desire to see U.S. troops march through Washington in a grand display of military might modeled on France’s Bastille Day parade, which the president attended this summer.