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Unformatted text preview: what seemed to be a good explanation about why ex-soldiers wont talk about their war experiences. The answer he found was that the ex-soldiers simply did not and do not remember the battle and the worse the battle was the less they remember. The writer also talks about emotional and physical stressors that also play a role in what ex-soldiers remember about the battle they were in. There are many reasons why ex-soldiers may not want to talk. One reason might be that they dont remember the battle. Maybe they dont want to relive their painful or stressful experiences, or perhaps they dont feel their audience is old enough to understand. Some people may not understand why soldiers dont want to talk about their experiences, but Im sure if they experienced what ex-soldiers did they wouldnt want to talk about it either...
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2010 for the course PHY 101 taught by Professor Higdon during the Spring '10 term at St. Ambrose University.
- Spring '10