Truth be told I didn’t want to be in the United States during the incoming president’s inauguration. After the election I had all but stop watching, listening, and reading the various forms of news media that usually engulf me.
When the soldiers help her on and off the train and on and off the military vehicle that takes her from the train to the base, she warns them not to mishandle her.
Barbed wire does not seem like much of a novelty anymore, but in the late nineteenth century when I. L. Ellwood, one of its inventors, debuted his unique version of the fencing, it made him a trade baron to be reckoned with.
Her doctor’s advice, “eat anything you want, Helen, just don’t swallow it,” characterizes the majority of her life.