The few days before and after Anzac Day are the best times to spend with your family and friends and appreciate how lucky we are to be here.
The Ready for the Round panel of Brad Fittler, Will McCloy and Renee Gartner are back again, discussing the big issues of the week in rugby league.
The Warriors travel to Melbourne to face the Storm at AAMI Park in what shapes to be another absorbing contest between the two rivals on Anzac Day.
The traditional Anzac Day clash between the Roosters and Dragons is one of the most significant events on the rugby league calendar.
Dragons fullback Josh Dugan is certain to take his place at Allianz Stadium on Anzac Day but Roosters prop Dylan Napa remains in doubt with an ankle injury.
Nothing could prepare Rabbitohs winger Braidon Burns for the barrage of bombs he received from Penrith halfback Nathan Cleary in Round 6.
The significance of the NRL's Anzac Round in the garrison city of Townsville is not lost on North Queensland Cowboys players.
The Titans may have Jarryd Hayne back but will need to be at their best to breach a Sharks defence that has not yielded in their past 169 minutes of football.
Both clubs have overcome early-season coaching turmoil and should be up for a great Sunday afternoon Anzac Round contest.
Sidelined by injury for the majority of his stint at Wests Tigers, hooker Matt Ballin has been able to help Matt McIlwrick and Jacob Liddle to the next level.