Oh, it’s all true, Eric Griggs . :-)

I could have spiced things up by talking about the identical twins from Canada in our platoon. They were hot. Lol.

But I kept it simple and clear.

I really can see Boyd’s face sometimes if I close my eyes. And hear his soft southern drawl.

A friend from Beirut is coming to visit me Friday. He was a baby when the Barracks were blown up and Boyd was killed.

Interesting circles life runs us around in.

Oh, but of good news.

The Billy Graham/Hyman Appleman piece? Medium is going to professionally record it and include it in a featured audio section.

Bit friendlier here than Quora, I must say!

The only interaction I ever had with Quora staff was negative.

Here, I get a real note from a real staff member telling me they really like my story. And will I give them permission to record it and feature it?

Knock me over with a feather!

Jim

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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