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War Hero Breaks Silence

A World War II prison-of war hero, Sam returns home. Never discussing his war experiences, he marries, raises a family, and becomes an affluent farmer. Now, almost ninety years old, and suffering from hearing and memory loss, his wife refers … Continue reading

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The Anxiety Ladder

Beth relives her military trauma. Clutching her purse nervously, gazing at the floor, she walks with me to my office. After suffering an assault while on base while serving overseas,  she admits she is reluctant to tell her story.   Pressured … Continue reading

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