In a letter to the editor (11-10), a veteran’s wife told of lots of places that offer discounts to the “military,” yet only for active duty/active reserve.
Why are veterans exempted from these offers? A local restaurant on the “military discount” list refused to give me a discount because what I ordered was on “special.”
We gave up significant portions of our adult lives to do our duty to our country, yet we are not considered important enough to be included by these organizations that only honor “active” duty people.
This is kind of like a second slap in the …