[He Came To Chat With Me The Day Of My Being Discharged, Advising That I Not Stay At The Dog Fight Until The Last Dog Was Dead. I Was A Kid And Made Little Counsel. Now That I Am A Bigger Kid, I See The Value--belatedly--added. Yet I Also See The Loss Of Life In The Protecting, First Of All, Of Oneself. Better To Give Oneself Away. Dead F*ck The Dog And So On.]

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