Hmmm (Thank You Veterans)…
“But the folks back home didn’t, and in retrospect couldn’t have been expected to, understand what in our minds seemed to set us apart forever from anyone who hadn’t been in combat. We didn’t want to indulge in self-pity. We just wished people back home could understand how lucky they were and stop complaining about trivial inconveniences.”E.B. Sledge, With The Old Breed at Peleliu and Okinawa, Presidio Press, 2010
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