I miss Iraq. I miss my gun. I miss my war

Mockenhaupt, Brian
March 2007
Esquire;Mar2007, Vol. 147 Issue 3, p120
The article recalls the author's experience as a soldier in Iraq. He finds that he misses war, which is daily a more intense experience than any other part of life. He remembers moments when he lost himself in the machine of war. The war meant the unknown, excitement, and that a daily routine had meaning. It is these aspects of the war that he misses now that he is home.


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