For Lilya Peterson—shown right here in Boca Grande, Florida—visiting america was a lifelong dream. “This is the better nation in the field,” she said. (Photo: Nolan Peterson/The Frequent Signal)
KYIV, Ukraine—how will you measure America’s greatness?
Because of the size of its economy, or perhaps the power of its armed forces?
Because of the height of the town skylines, or the audacity associated with moon landings?
Possibly, because of the heroism associated with Marines whom landed on Iwo Jima, or associated with Army soldiers whom landed on Omaha Beach?