Happy Father’s Day


For the daddy’s who can’t be home with their kids today, A special shout out to you! 

Thanks for all you do. Happy Father's Day


His resolve is not to seem, but to be, the best.

Aeschylus, The Seven Against Thebes

 

 

 

Casualty of War


“In war, truth is the first casualty.”
― Aeschylus

 

Gary Knight, April 7, 2003
This photograph was taken moments after this position in the unfinished Baghdad suburb of Dyala came under artillery barrage. I had watched the shells ‘walk’ in and was lying in a depression in the ground on the other side of the wall on the right as the shells crashed in. It was like an earthquake – so loud and so terrifying waiting for them to hit. I have been shelled in many places over the years and it’s the most terrifying thing. I always imagine I can outwit a man who can see me and is trying to kill me with something as small as a bullet, but with artillery, it’s all a question of luck. I saw the turret of the APC fly into the air. Read more