Homeless Veterans Appeal

Posted on December 5, 2014

So what made you join the navy?” I ask.
There’s a brief silence. Clearly Albert Young hasn’t heard me. He is 95 years old and, though his mind is wide awake, his ears are temperamental. I lean in to ask again, this time a little louder, but his eyes light up with a mischievous disdain and I am interrupted.

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Are you confident that you have transferable skills useful in civilian life?

  • Of course! (80%, 63 Votes)
  • Not so sure! (15%, 12 Votes)
  • No! (5%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 79

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