Long periods of peace and quiet favor certain optical illusions. Among them is the assumption that the invulnerability of the home is founded upon the Constitution and safe-guarded by it. In reality, it rests upon the father of the family who, accompanied by his sons, appears with an ax on the threshold of his dwelling. -- Ernst Junger
Sunday, March 21, 2004
The "fog of war" lifts
The true hero of the ambush of the 507th Army Maintenance Company receives his due (second item on the page). Sgt. Donald Walters died a warrior's death, defending himself and his comrades. Rest in peace, hero.