The stars and stripes fly over blue skies. This flag is the symbol of freedom that we should never take for granted. The souls that have been lost fighting for our freedom must never be taken for granted. This symbol of freedom has represented hope for many who brave hardships to come to this land and live on these shores. It is a symbol of freedom that we often take for granted but never should. There are those who want to take our freedom away and it can be taken if we do nothing as a country to stop them.