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Smart Living What to Say to a Veteran on Veterans Day

01:05  08 november  2019
01:05  08 november  2019 Source:   mom.me

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Veterans Day is specifically to honor living veterans , while Memorial Day is for fallen veterans . Gates said to keep those straight when speaking to vets on those holidays. Some veterans , such as Gates, feel survivor's guilt, where they feel guilty for making it out of a situation in which others died

Note: In the event that the veteran you are speaking to does, in fact, have a stained shirt (even solemn vets like mustard and ketchup), this is a completely fine and decent thing to say . Veterans Day is an important day for showing appreciation to members of our military, past and present.

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Regis Philbin, 88, the longtime daytime TV personality and host of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, has placed his 13,661-square-foot Greenwich, Connecticut estate on the market for $4.595 million — 36% less than he paid for it about ten years ago, according to the Wall Street Journal.

The secluded English manor–inspired property, listed with Joseph Barbieri of Sotheby’s International Realty, sits on approximately 2.59 acres, and comes with a pool, tennis court and a guest house.

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That said , some veterans do like to feel the love on this federal holiday — it's a formal day to honor their late comrades who served with them, after all If you see retired veterans sporting signage touting where they served (i.e. “Proud Vietnam Veteran ”), it’s probably safe to try to connect with them.

Veterans Day is specifically to honor living veterans , while Memorial Day is for fallen veterans . Gates said to keep those straight when speaking to vets on those holidays. Some veterans , such as Gates, feel survivor's guilt, where they feel guilty for making it out of a situation in which others died. read more.

In a statement to the Journal, Philbin’s wife Joy said the two are looking to sell so they can spend more time with family in California.

“We’ve moved around a lot and lived in many houses together but this house will always be our favorite,” she said. “We celebrated many birthdays and holidays and never had to worry about inviting too many of our family and friends.”

She added: “There was always room for everyone.”

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Inside, the home is outfitted with six bedrooms and nine full bathrooms.

Built in 1997, the mansion features plenty of space for entertaining, including a billiards room, home theater, pub room with a full bar and a wine cellar. A gym and sauna are also included, as well as a sunroom and mahogany-paneled library that makes for a cozy study.

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"You know, Veterans Day used to be Armistice Day , celebrating when all the guns of World War I went silent at 11am on November 11th, 1918. If such an individual follows up by asking what they should actually say to a veteran on Veterans Day , just tell them their best bet is a quick, simple "thank you."

“You know, Veterans Day used to be Armistice Day , celebrating when all the guns of World War I went silent at 11am on November 11th, 1918. read more. But this Veterans Day , I believe we should do more than sing the praises of the bravery and patriotism that our veterans have embodied in the past.

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Guests are welcomed into a two-story foyer that flows into a grand living space featuring one of the  home’s seven fireplaces.

Outside, covered and open-air terraces look out on the sprawling backyard area, which includes garden-lined walkways branching out from the pool area that’s topped off with an elaborate fountain.

A gated driveway leads to garages that can house up to five cars.

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In 2011, Philbin retired from Live, which he hosted for nearly 28 years, alongside Kathie Lee Gifford and later, Kelly Ripa. According to ABC News, Philbin set a Guinness World Record for most on-camera hours in 2004 while hosting the show, with a total of 15,188.

He worked on TV for 56 years, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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