The following is the essay with which Courtney Shubert won first place in the Patriot Pen contest, sponsored by Gallatin’s VFW Post 2172 and Ladies Auxiliary.
What would I say to the Founding Fathers? Well, I would want to thank them for writing the piece of paper that made me free. The freedom that they gave to all the citizens of the United States is indescribable. That same piece of