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Driving Around Europe Without A Map, Part 13 … A MOST UNUSUAL WAY TO DIE

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Nothing can wake you up faster than the prospect of getting chopped into tiny pieces … nothing! I experienced this somewhere in Tuscany while sleeping in waist-high wheat in a field by a fence I’d jumped the night before. I was enjoying the deep, undisturbed sleep of the … Continue reading

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How I Won The Cold War … PROLOGUE

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Three seminal events led me to enlist in the US Army at the height of the Cold War in 1964. None of them had anything to do with patriotism. I really didn’t see what I could do to affect the stalemate that existed at … Continue reading

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