Hair neatly braided, hands serenely clasped, eyes closed, the young woman appeared to be sound asleep. Beneath the covers, her white nightgown was spattered in blood.At daybreak, a horrified family would discover her corpse tucked into their guest room.On Thursday, she held the medals, nestled in cases, in one hand and wiped her eyes with a tissue in the other. He gave up his life for them,” the 94-year-old widow said quietly after the ceremony. It would be the first step in a broader plan for agency reform, she said. Amy Klobuchar and Minnesota National Guard Major General Richard Nash presented the Bronze Star and Purple Heart to Catherine Tauer, the widow of long-lost World War II soldier Gerald Jacobsen.But it’s the return of his remains to Minnesota that she’s eagerly awaiting after an Illinois woman used four digits written on the underwear of an unknown U. soldier buried in France to identify him as Jacobsen. Bringing home those who went missing in action is “who we are as a nation,” said Minnesota National Guard Maj. I changed my relationship status on Facebook to “Engaged”.In the end, it took some time and some sexy new bras to get me enjoying it instead of dreading it. This is probably the question every widow will hear some variation of at some point or another.DNA tests confirmed remains buried in an unmarked grave in France were his. Gerald Jacobsen went missing in combat in France during World War II, a general and a U. senator stood by his widow’s side Thursday and awarded him the Bronze Star and Purple Heart. Paul a week before his remains will arrive home in Minnesota. Amy Klobuchar, who pushed for identification of Jacobsen’s remains, wants that lengthy process expedited for other families.
I sit back down, slide my laptop over, hit refresh. In a world of social media and worldwide gossip, neighbours no longer need to walk three miles to gossip about the love life of the local widow.In the year since former NYPD Detective Sullivan Leary solved the historic Sleeping Beauty Murders, she—like the village itself—has made a fresh start.But someone has unearthed blood-drenched secrets in a disembodied skull, and is hacking away at the Mundy family tree, branch by branch…Either that or “don’t you think it’s about time you started to date?” The point here is that everyone out there, especially those who don’t know what they are talking about, has an opinion on this.