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May 12, 2015

This glare was not the look of a doe-eyed twenty-something whose only horror was gleaned from watching the fictitious Freddy Kruger or sitting through Arnold Schwarzenegger movies. No, this was a quivering man sporting twin facially-mounted lenses into a maddening, gruesome past.
How terribly sad its effects would long last!

Davey noticed Gordy’s seemingly constant elevated nervousness even at the smallest events which produced audible effects.
So this was a living, breathing example of the aforementioned ‘shell shock’.

Guys Davey’s age and a little younger could never know the true depths of wartime depravity experienced by vets such as Gordy.