We know these are happening nearly everyday as we go along here minding our own business. A wife, a mother, a husband, a father, a family is mourning the loss of a loved one. Perhaps wishing the world would stop revolving.
The cruel reality is that while we currently live free (I wonder for how much longer) it is because the sacrifice of these soldiers.
I know very little about Ramp Ceremonies other than this is the honoring of the life lost in battle. Where a soldiers remains are loaded onto a C130 via the Ramp. Service men from every branch attend these ramp ceremonies nearly every day in Afghanistan.
Be mindful of the high price of Freedom and do not let slimy parasitic politicians that know niether victory nor defeat steal our freedom.