Transcript for Obama Remembers on Memorial Day
Fallen patriots -- immortalized today -- gave their last full measure of the vote. Not so we might mourn them but we do. Not -- that our nation might honor their sacrifice although it does. He gave their lives that we might live hours. So that -- daughter might -- up to pursue her dreams. So that a wife might be able to live along life free and secure. That a mother might raise her family in land of peace and freedom. Everything that -- all precious in this country. Was made possible by Americans who gave their all. And because of them our nation is stronger. Safer. And will always remain the shining beacon of freedom. For the rest of the world.
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