But gaudy displays of flags and Lincoln bashing? No. The family was more concerned with being good American citizens than obsessing about all things Confederate. It was history for them- American history. It was the era when great grandparents were subsistence farmers. Life was about getting away from that and providing for your family. And they were very patriotic.
Don't get me wrong, I like seeing a battle flag waving, But I try to remain sober about it. I certainly do not want to trivialize it either. From Cenantua's Blog: