Book Dedication

“A Noble Spirit”
This book is dedicated to:

The Lord God Almighty Himself

who has …
carried me,
comforted me,
guided me,
and forgiven me ~
countless times.

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… the noble man makes noble plans,
and by noble deeds he stands.
~ Isaiah 32:8

And to:

Brandon Forrest EgglestonBrandon Eggleston

Staff Sgt. Brandon Forrest Eggleston who died April 26, 2012, in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, from injuries sustained when his team’s vehicle encountered an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to 4th Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group, Fort Bragg, N.C. In addition to decorations already received, Staff Sgt. Eggleston was posthumously awarded several more, including the Purple Heart, Bronze Star Medal and Combat Infantry Badge. He was 29 and is survived by his wife, Karen, and two daughters, 4 and 1.

Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends. ~ John 15:13

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Joanne M. Anderson, author

Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.
Psalm 119:105