BY an Angel’s Kiss, Lance Cpl Travis M Nelson, USMC


Kissed by an Angel, Where Violins are the Angels Voices,

and the Cello Sings Harmony.

Lance CPL Travis M Nelson, 19, of Pace FL

died 18 Aug, in Hellmand Province, Afghanistan  while conducting combat operations

He was of 1st Bn, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division,  II Mariner Expeditionary Force

Stand Down,  Marine

Semper Fi

Rest in Peace


Give me, my God, what you still have;

give me what no one asks for.
I do not ask for wealth, nor success,
nor even health.

People ask you so often, God, for all that,
that you cannot have any left.
Give me, my God, what you still have.
Give me what people refuse to accept from you.
I want insecurity and disquietude;
I want turmoil and brawl.

And if you should give them to me,

my God, once and for all,
let me be sure to have them always,
for I will not always
have the courage to ask for them.

Corporal Zirnheld
Special Air Service

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Lady Penguin
August 20, 2011 7:04 am

Few words can ease your loved ones pain, but may there be some comfort in knowing that other Americans care.