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5. kipling had it right about afghanistant, as brits, ruskies and yanks learned...
Mon Apr 22, 2019, 12:38 AM
Apr 2019

When you're wounded and left on Afghanistan's plains,
And the women come out to cut up what remains,
Jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains
An' go to your Gawd like a soldier.
- last verse of “The Young British Soldier” - 1892

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