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My fathers brother...

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by 5Stars, Mar 16, 2014.

  1. 5Stars

    5Stars Here comes the Sun...

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    Achilleslastand Well-Known Member

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    I posted this another military themed thread and ill repeat it again "it seems like men back then were cut from a different square of cloth".
    Carry on and Semper Fi...........
     
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  3. 5Stars

    5Stars Here comes the Sun...

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    He would tell us stories about when he went to Government schools, they would try and beat the kids, literally, from speaking Navajo. They wanted him to speak English only. After school, he, my father and the other ancestors would always go home and speak in Navajo..they could not beat it out of them.

    Unfortunately, I never learned Navajo...it was just so damn hard! But, they did nickname me "moogie", which meant "monkey" because I was always climbing trees. lol

    My father's brother...
     
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  5. 5Stars

    5Stars Here comes the Sun...

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    I never learned Navajo...
     

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