Monday, March 15, 2010
About Letter 198
Bill comes off guard duty at a military hospital caring for paralyzed S.S. troops saying, "I'd like to shoot the lot of 'em--still cocky as hell." The routine is monotonous , "we train and guard, eat and sleep." The only action is when "the 'Ruskies' (Russian slave labor) gets on a drunk and start beating one another over the head with vodka bottles."