It took less than a week for his body to reach home. Joane wanted to see her husband one last time. He had taken the worst of the blast, and a funeral director decided on a closed casket. The casualty officer assigned to the case — he wasn't anyone she knew — dodged questions about Greg's wounds, trying to spare her an awful memory. But she was determined. Finally, they took her to see him. His body was arranged in full dress and ribbons. His head was covered, but she could at least hold his hand.Is W's war - the "great" ideological struggle and democracy, freedom spreading experiment - still worth it?
Friday, August 03, 2007
Is W's War Still Worth It?
Grab the Kleenex box if you dare read this article. Dry eyes won't remain so. Here's a slice: