One day my phone rang. "Hello.
Is this George Drake?" "Yes."
"Are you at your computer?"
"Do you see that photo in your
web site home page with a GI walking with some children?" "Yes"
"Is that you?"
"No. I am the guy walking backward
taking the picture."
"I am the little boy in the front
on the right near the girl with the scarf. I will come to the dedication
of the Korean War Children's Memorial in July (2003). I want to meet
And who told him about the dedication
ceremony? ... the little boy with the white knit hat on the soldier's
right, Eddie Cho. And how did Eddie find out about this? Well, that
is a story for another day.
George F. Drake