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Just a Thought

Heck did not know any French, and he listened to these people talking with some awe, some distrust — a part of him had trouble believing people could communicate by sounds so alien. And all around lay the detritus of … Continue reading

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War must always be done out of sight, or it shocks people and they stop immediately. —Catherynne M. Valente/The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland In A Ship Of Her Own Making

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He tried to sound determined, slapping his rifle. He’d never touched a gun in his life. He was a gentleman in the most literal sense—he was a gentle man. Short, bald, a pudgy face that turned red when he laughed, … Continue reading

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Rory, no offense to the others, but you let them all die first, okay? You’re so Scottish. –Karen Gillan –Arthur Darvill/Doctor Who(A Good Man Goes To War)

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The King’s Speech

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Captain America: The First Avenger

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They say that war is death’s best friend, but I must offer you a different point of view on that one. To me, war is like the new boss who expects the impossible. He stands over your shoulder repeating one … Continue reading

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The entire British empire was built on cups of tea, and if you think I’m going to war without one, mate, you’re mistaken. —Nick Moran/Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

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In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the dead. Short days ago We … Continue reading

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Because It Makes Me Laugh

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