Dealing With Loss

Marauder06

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This article, written by a long-serving Ranger officer, explains how he gets through.

"Of our initial 100-man element, I had 27 fewer people on the ground than I had that morning. There was a swell of emotions that came over me as I finished the report. Lying on a rooftop underneath my poncho, despite the preparation, I felt I had failed my men and my unit."

Full article here.

 

Ocoka

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Thanks, sir, for posting this. I'm glad the Major has his Faith. You got to have something to hold on to or you'll go nuts. Sometimes we hold on to the wrong things.
 
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