Be grateful for both. Show your appreciation by supporting military charities. The military, in a way, tries to quantify or qualify the sacrifice and bravery with medals. Leave it to them to assign the laurels.
Originally Posted by adamt
I understand, and respect your opinion, I just still disagree. However, you did make me think the ones that are actually in harms way do need a special title--- but how can civilians discern between the two?
"Be of good comfort, Master Ridley, and play the man! We shall this day light such a candle, by God's grace, in England, as I trust shall never be put out."
--Hugh Latimer, October 16, 1555