you know those songs that you listen to when you’re really upset and you’re trying your hardest to just take a deep breath and feel better again?? and then by the time you’re finished with the song, your tears have dried on your cheeks and you’ve replaced the frown with a smile??? this is the embodiment of that type of song
Have you told your brother that you were thinking about joining the military?
“I could become a politician too you know.” “I want you safe, not dead in a ditch, Ludwig.”
[1933 Human AU
Gilbert and Ludwig come from a very conservative family; the old elites and conservative powers, including the military, were not actually very supportive of the Nazis. When the conservatives initially cooperated with the Nazis it was usually out of sheer self-interest.]