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A Simple End

Long ago things were dramatic – the announcement early in the morning of April 29, 1975 – the evacuation from Saigon by helicopter of the last of our diplomatic, military, and civilian personnel. That was named Frequent Wind – the largest helicopter … Continue reading

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Done

Relief is not the same thing as happiness. It’s easy enough to imagine both ex-wives driving off after saying they had to move on. Were they happy? Probably not – just relieved to be getting away from the strange guy … Continue reading

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