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Lest We Forget...

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We just can't let ourselves forget. This week, instead of focusing on my favorite things for my #WednesdayTreasury; I thought I would focus on why we have a short week. Why we, in Canada, get to enjoy a 'holiday'. It's remembrance day. To get a glimpse at my previous treasuries, click here. Tomorrow, around the country, Canadians pay tribute to our fallen veterans with two minutes of silence. Also known as Veterans Day in the U.S., Remembrance Day was first honored in 1919. It marks the armistice to end the First World War, which came into effect at 11 a.m....

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