Brev. Brig. Gen'l
- Feb 14, 2012
- Central Pennsylvania
On first read, over-the-top and filled with dread, you can't help thinking, on re-read, this is the world inside of which women lived. Book from Hathitrust published 1862, it had become clear what ' War ' meant. Nothing good, if your loved one marched off in a column, blue or gray.
" Ah! The many cruel fancies, ever in my brain "
" When this cruel war is over, Praying! That we meet again "