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So is this Heroic?

I was busily marking the map in the middle of the night, very late, when I heard a terrific lot of shooting just a little ways down the bank. I could hear the British Bren guns going off, then the Tommy guns, and then German Schmeisers, all sorts of things firing away. Everybody was shooting like crazy. I thought, what in heavens name is going on there? And then, finally, silence. Continue reading

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Wars of Undisguised Conquest and Aggression

While those obscene old men [in the Senate] pricked up their ears and licked their lips the speaker described how this country would throw itself in all directions in wars of undisguised conquest and aggression. Continue reading

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