Monday, January 23, 2012

7 Oct 1916

After three additional ferries were sunk, Germany has announced that the evacuation of foreign nationals. The United States formally recognized the Irish Republic.

I haven't eaten all day. There is no bread or meat available at any price, yet Britain refuses to surrender, The situation reminds me of the situation my grandfather described in Vicksburg.

2 comments:

  1. Odd to think that was less than 100 years ago.

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  2. Yes. That time period is crucial in history. Most of the problems of today can be directly traced to short-sighted policies back then.

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