Tomorrow is the “Remembrance Day”. November 11 marks down the last day of World War I when Germans signed the Armistice treaty. Remembrance day is also called the Veterans day to remember all those who got wounded, or risked or lost their lives to protect their countries and/or beliefs.
As a not-so-brave person I always admire those who are ready to sacrifice all they have to offer, for their country or beliefs. Canadian veterans fall into this category. The world owes its peace in the First World War to Canadians. They have also played a significant and important role in World War II and some other wars such as the ongoing war in Afghanistan. As you know we are far far away from all these incidents. It takes courage and determination to leave your comfort zone and fight for those whom you could easily ignore.
Ignorance is not what a Canadian made of. The Canadian veterans make me proud. So kudos to them and all who work hard to bring peace to the earth. I wish from the bottom of my heart for a peaceful world in the near future.
To close this thought and to remember Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae I present to you the well-known touching poem “In Flanders Fields”:
- In Flanders fields, the poppies blow
- Between the crosses, row on row,
- That mark our place; and in the sky
- The larks, still bravely singing, fly
- Scarce heard amid the guns below…
- We are the Dead. Short days ago
- We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,
- Loved, and were loved, and now we lie
- In Flanders fields…
- Take up our quarrel with the foe:
- To you from failing hands, we throw
- The torch; be yours to hold it high.
- If ye break faith with us who die
- We shall not sleep, though poppies grow
- In Flanders fields…
If you wish to visit or move to Canada, please fill out our free assessment form. We will review it for free, but we will contact you only if we find an opportunity for you. Alternatively, you may book a consultation session. Consultation sessions are not free, but you will receive formal advice from a licenced practitioner.
This article provides information of a general nature only. Considering the fluid nature of the immigration world, it may no longer be current. Of course, the item does not give legal advice. Therefore, do not rely on it as legal advice or immigration advice. Consequently, no one could hold us accountable for the content of these articles. Of course, if you have specific legal questions, you must consult a lawyer. Alternatively, if you are looking for immigration advice, book an appointment.
The characters and places in the articles:
All the characters and locations in the articles are fictional, unless otherwise clearly stated. Therefore, any resemblance in names, dates, and places is coincidental.
For our official addresses, trust this website only. We currently do not have offices outside Canada. Therefore, anyone who claims to be our agent is committing fraud. Also, note that we do not issue any work permits or study permits or similar documents. The government of Canada has the sole authority to issue such material.