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Memorial Day is a day where most people barbeque and spend time with friends and family.  For those of us who had the honor of knowing a brave soul who made the ultimate sacrifice, this rainy day setting this Memorial Day in Texas feels more appropriate.  I had the pleasure of knowing a young man, Jeffrey Burgess, during my time in the Marine Corps.  On March 25th, 2004 at a young age of 20 years old he was taken from us when engaged by the enemy near Fallujah, Iraq.   The meaning of this day has been crystal clear since.  Memorial...

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