wombat_socho (wombat_socho) wrote,
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Chamberlain. MacArthur. Smith.

This essay , which explains why SFC Paul Ray Smith of B Company, 11th Engineer Battalion was awarded the Medal of Honor, reminds me of Robert Heinlein's speech to the graduating midshipmen at Annapolis back in 1973.

"This is how a man dies. This is how a man lives."

Via WSJ's OpinionJournal.
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