Paying his respects

6 Feb

In front of Ataturk’s memorial, we watched various groups paying homage to the “Father of modern Turkey.”  Dylan grabbed my hand and asked if I would approach with him.  Together, we walked up to the tomb, Dylan removed his cowboy hat, and held it to his chest.  Very gravely he said, “Thank you, your Majesty, for saving our people.”


2 Responses to “Paying his respects”

  1. Kimlani February 6, 2012 at 1:41 pm #

    Laughing so hard I almost fell off my chair!


  1. Hello Ataturk « inankara - February 9, 2012

    […] air of the place.  He stood at attention as the soldiers passed and as mentioned in his “column” paid his respects to the fallen leader.  Ella particularly enjoyed the dioramas and exhibit […]

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