Ben Fountain

“He'd say "I love you" to every man in the squad before rolling out, say it straight, with no joking or smart-ass lilt and no warbly Christian smarm in it either, just that brisk declaration like he was tightening the seat belts around everyone's soul.”

Ben Fountain, Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk
tags: love, war
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