Statriotic

Okay, I posted this last year for the 4th of July, but the love behind it still stands. So here you go! Once again I’m telling you all about how I might not be the most PATriotic person in the world, but I am absolutely the most STATriotic person in all of Pennsylvania! =D

Merry Farmer

Tomorrow is the 4th of July, Independence Day in the United States.  Tomorrow we Americans celebrate the birth of our nation with parades, picnics, and fireworks.  It’s the biggest holiday in the US after Christmas.

I’ve got a confession to make.  I’m not actually that patriotic.  When people wave the star-spangled banner I stand up and sing, but I don’t get goose-bumps, I don’t swell with pride, nor do I feel a special thrill of superiority like so many other Americans.  Don’t get me wrong, I like my country just fine.  It drives me nuts just as often as it does something amazing.  But it’s fine as far as countries go.

Does that mean I’m devoid of loyalties?  Absolutely not!  Let me tell you what I love, the place that makes me swell with pride, the place that I am fiercely loyal to and that I am happy to be…

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  1. I’m an Air Force brat, so I’m definitely patriotic. My home is wherever I unpack. So, having pride in one single state, at least for me, is a tad hard. 🙂 At least you take pride in where you live!

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