Kissed by an Angel, Where Violins are the Angels’ Voices, and the Cello Sings Harmony.
SSG Thomas Allen, 31, of Takoma Park, MD
died 4 October 2016 in Nangahar, Afghanistan from an IED while on dismounted patrol
He was of Co B, 2d Bn, 10th Special Forces Group, Airborne, Ft Carson
Rest in peace, Staff Sergeant
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