A "Salute," Laura Jan! Quite an "Awesome" Christmas poem for children of all ages in the Acrostic poem spelling "SNOWFLAKE" writing prompt entry. The Google image of the two young girls is "Astonishing!" Another "Extremely" impressive penning! Merry Christmas, best wishes for a contest win and God Bless.
Bill and Cathy profess their love to each other under a willow tree in Tennessee before he leaves her. The year is 1964. Enlisted in the United States Air Force, he will be stationed in Texas, then Florida, before leading a Commando unit in Vietnam. The future for them remains uncertain.