Jilara (jilara) wrote,

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The War Turns Personal

The great irony of now knowing someone wounded (thankfully not killed) in Iraq when his vehicle was blown up is that I know him from another war, as a Civil War reenactor.

However, this is an "Oh, crap!" He's a nice guy, and sure didn't need getting riddled with shrapnel. Full extent not known, but he was flown to Germany for reconstructive surgery.

I had wondered how long it was going to be before it was someone I knew...

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