by Huck Long
Editor’s note: Homer "Huck" Long, is a 1943 Gallatin High School graduate who lives in Viera, Fla. He is a retired Army major general and former deputy inspector general of the U.S. Army. He fought in World War II, Korea and Vietnam. His father once worked at the post office here in Gallatin. The following is reprinted from the May 17, 2004, edition of Florida Today.