“Everyone has their Vietnam” excerpt from At Hell’s Gate by Claude A. Thomas


 

And I would say that while we have to talk we don’t have to be foiled by limitations. Never a good idea to push too hard or go to fast. Some people can write books, speak up in public. Others may be able to do so in anonymous group settings or with a close friend or loved one. Maybe you start by talking to an empty room, alone on a forest walk or in your car? Or maybe you too will find that weeping into a pillow is the starting point. Where ever and how ever – the important thing is to begin. To speak truth, begin where you can and as you are able. Keep going at your own pace. The benefits will be amazing. With best wishes and every respect. – PD Lyons

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • Edward-David Ruiz  On February 24, 2019 at 12:59 am

    Thanks for letting us ponder. Did we tell you that we were in Ho Chi Minh City a month or so back? We did not head north to Da Nang and Hanoi; perhaps, next time. But our visit was quite sobering, especially in ChuChi where reminders of the Vietnam War were so plentiful.  Enjoy the weekend.  e/s

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