Saturday, July 10, 2010
About Letter 247
Bill is now driving in Stuttgart for the "Century Sentinel", the divisional newspaper. His resentment toward the brass boils over as he exclaims that "while the line company men who actually fought and shed blood linger in Derdingen, at the divisional headquarters officers and enlisted men alike live like Turkish sultans." As an added insult Bill notes that "today they again approached me to see if I would re-enlist. Ha!"