Monthly Archives: April 2011

On Killing

The average person is surprised at the extent to which a soldier has to deal with the hesitation before the fact and regret afterward. Of course, the average person has never been required to kill a stranger at close range. … Continue reading

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The Last Sigh of Winter

It’s April 10th and this morning we can see a dusting of snow on our peaks, just enough to make you look twice and a third time to be certain that what you see is really snow. It really is. … Continue reading

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