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A Veteran’s Tale

Guy Catling


In the heat of combat, a soldier witnesses a love story. What does the soldier see? How does he or she react? Use setting and environment to influence the action. Is he exposed on a battlefield, flying a fighter jet or viewing the conflict from a different perspective? In what war is she fighting? How does a different time period affect the outcome of the story?

Art by Guy Catling


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