Richard “Dick” Winters: That night I took time to thank God for seeing me through that day of days. And prayed I would make it through D-plus-1. And if somehow I managed to get home again, I promised God and myself that I would find a quiet piece of land someplace and spend the rest of my life in peace. / +
band of brothers: how people can become united fighting against a same enemy, finding friends that will be in their hearts for all their lives the pacific: how war can change people, can bring them to question things they aways believed in generation kill: fuk u officers
“To the bestest friend ever. Woody was the bestest of journey companions we ever could dream of having. Our souls intertwined forever… he burnt very very bright and those that burn very bright sometimes burn half as long. The world for me was a better place with him in it and by my side.”
Tom Hardy’s labrador Woodstock (Woody) was six years old, and is believed to have died from polymyositis.
Ronald Speirs: You know why you hid in that ditch, Blithe? [I was scared.] We were all scared. You hid in that ditch because you think there’s still hope. But, Blithe… the only hope you have is to accept the fact that you’re already dead. And the sooner you accept that, the sooner you’ll be able to function as a soldier’s supposed to function. Without mercy. Without compassion. Without remorse. All war depends upon it. / +