14. Serving Your Country

A: That was a great trip to Washington, D.C.

B: Tell me about it, Dad.

A: About 90 of us World War II veterans got on the plane at 8 a.m.

B: How long was the flight?

A: It only took about two hours.

B: Did you take pictures at the World War II Monument?

A: Oh, yes. We all took lots of pictures.

B: Then you flew back home that evening?

A: Yes. When we landed, TV reporters and the Army band were there.

B: That must have made you feel really special.

A: Oh, it did. There were about 300 people there to honor us.

B: Well, you all deserve it. You helped save our country.