Nicholas Lee Smith

Nick is a Vietnam Era Vet who served as an enlisted man from April 6, 1966 to April 5, 1968. Subsequently, he saw active service during Desert Storm and Desert Fox. He retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army Reserve and resides in Oregon.

ON MILITARY PARACHUTING

In the light of your mortality,
The trials and tribulations
Of everyday life
Diminish considerably.