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George Dillon

My New Years Resolution: Be More Like My Dad

by: RDemocrat

Sat Dec 31, 2011 at 20:16:55 PM EST

Crossposted from Hillbilly Report.

A new year is upon us after several disappointing years in trying to achieve progress for all Americans. For me this new year will be tempered with more than frustration for the failure we have faced in trying to achieve a just society for all Americans. It will be tempered by the sadness of being the first year I will face without my favorite American of all, my father George Dillon. A man that was much more than a father to me. He was my best friend, my mentor, my business partner and my greatest defender. In him I see all I wish my country could be and all that those I despise on the other side of the spectrum are not.  

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