Colorado Vacation - Part 3

On one of our last days in Colorado we went to the Flying W Ranch.  They have an old pioneer village, chuckwagon supper and singing cowboys.  They food was great and the kids really liked the songs and jokes during the cowboy show.   The supper starts with a prayer and the show starts with the singing of the national anthem.  They are very patriotic.  On the back of every ticket is the American's Creed by Dean Alfange:

"I do not choose to be a common man.  It is my right to be uncommon.  I seek opportunity to develop whatever talents God gave me - not security.  I do not wish to be a kept citizen, humbled and dulled by having the state look after me.  I want to take the calculated risk; to dream and to build, to fail and to succeed.  I refuse to barter incentive for a dole.  I prefer the challenges of life to the guaranteed existence; the thrill of fulfillment to the stale calm of utopia.  I will not trade freedom for beneficence nor my dignity for a handout.  I will never cower before any earthly master not bend to any threat.  It is my heritage to stand erect, proud and unafraid; to think and act myself, enjoy the benefit of my creations and to face the world boldly and say - 'This, with God's help, I have done.'  All this is what it means to be an American."

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