Dont you agree 320 People have a right to do anything thats not forbidden by

Dont you agree 320 people have a right to do anything

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important that we do a great deal of it. Don't you agree?' (320) People have a right to do anything that's not forbidden by law, and there's no law against lying to you. (321) Dreedle's on our side, and Dreedle is the enemy. (322) I have it from Wintergreen - Wintergreen's an ex-sergeant now, by the way - that the mission is entirely unnecessary. Its only purpose is to delay German reinforcements at a time when we aren't even planning an offensive. But that's the way things go when you elevate mediocre people to positions of authority.' (324) Major Danby was trying to avoid an argument. 'Well, it apparently makes some difference to Headquarters,' he answered in a conciliatory tone. 'I suppose that's why they ordered the mission.' 'Have the people in the village been warned?' asked McWatt. Major Danby was dismayed that McWatt too was registering opposition. 'No, I don't think so.' 'Haven't we dropped any leaflets telling them that this time we'll be flying over to hit them?' asked Yossarian. 'Can't we even tip them off so they'll get out of the way?' (326) 'Colonel Cathcart wants to come out of this mission with a good clean aerial photograph he won't be ashamed to send through channels. Don't forget that General Peckem will be here for the full briefing, and you know how he feels about bomb patterns. Incidentally, Major, you'd better hurry up with these details and clear out before he gets here. General Peckem can't stand you.' (328)
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Borowiec 16 'The records show that you went up in McWatt's plane to collect some flight time. You didn't come down in a parachute, so you must have been killed in the crash.' 'That's right, sir,' said the other. 'You ought to be glad you've got any temperature at all.' (341) Records attesting to his death were pullulating like insect eggs and verifying each other beyond all contention. (343) “Dear Mrs., Mr., Miss, or Mr. and Mrs. Daneeka: Words cannot express the deep personal grief I experienced when your husband, son, father or brother was killed, wounded or reported missing in action.” (344) There were no more beautiful days. There were no more easy missions. (345) Death was irreversible, he suspected, and he began to think he was going to lose.(346) He's going to give the medical profession a bad name by standing up for principle. (349) He would just have to be patient with them until one or two were killed and the rest wounded, and then they would all turn out okay. (349) I made a deal with the doctors. I promised that I would let them know when my Wisconsin shingles went away if they would promise not to do anything to cure them. I never told a lie before. Isn't it wonderful?' (363) It was almost no trick at all, he saw, to turn vice into virtue and slander into truth, impotence into abstinence, arrogance into humility, plunder into philanthropy, thievery into honor, blasphemy into wisdom, brutality into patriotism, and sadism into justice. Anybody could do it; it required no brains at all. It merely required no character. (363) Their alternative - there was an alternative, of course, since Milo detested coercion and was a vocal champion of freedom of choice - was to starve. (369) Milo met the challenge by writing the words 'A Share' on the nearest scrap of paper and
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