Monday, May 26, 2014

Memorial Day

Day 13 / 30-Day Writing Challenge

Like any three-day weekend in the United States, the Memorial Day holiday has morphed into an opportunity for retailers to have sales and for individuals to get caught up around the house. 

The purpose of Memorial Day is to remember those who have died in service to the United States.  

What's its history? And why does it always seem to fall on a Monday in late May?

Check out the following links. I find the differences among the Web sites interesting. What's told, what's not. Photos used. Accompanying ads (if any).