memorial

Some folks feel that holidays tend toward the overdone these days, however, this day is one of which I've always felt an attachment and I do feel thankful. And how 'bout all the ladies that have "served" alongside? Here's one that did (and literally, to boot).

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Jasper Johns. Flag. 1954–55 Encaustic, oil, and collage on fabric mounted on plywood (three panels) 42 1/4 x 60 5/8" (107.3 x 154 cm) The Museum of Modern Art, New York Gift of Philip Johnson in honor of Alfred H. Barr, Jr. © 1996 Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY http://www.moma.org