Probably not the right quote for a Union soldier, but I thought it shed insight on the Civil War:
I hate the idea of causes, and if I had to choose between betraying my country and betraying my friend, I hope I should have the guts to betray my country.
— E. M. Forster
P.S. My friend and I were talking about the Civil War this week at work. He suggested a word balloon that I remember being funny at the time but has since escaped me.
P.P.S. Who’s to say Union soldiers didn’t yell like furies too? Besides historians, I mean.
Thinking good thoughts for Claressa Shields at the Olympics.
No idea with this one. Something eighties, something spacey. Sketching with my brain toggled off.
Each day this past week, I got up early and sketched in ink and watercolor. My subjects came from the excellent blog Letters from Afghanistan by Jacob Baynham.
She’s super cool in the show. I fear there’s a reason we don’t see her in the movies, though.