“Ah, how good it feels!
The hand of an old friend. ”
“Yes, we must ever be friends;
and of all who offer you friendship
Let me be ever the first, the truest, the nearest and dearest.”
~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Image~A 1946 photo by W. Eugene Smith, a recovering vet
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