“Will you still hold me, when you see what I have done? Will you still kiss me the same when you taste my victim’s blood?”
The paradigm shift is occurring; the American veteran narrative is changing.
One of the most annoying interactions I have with people is in reference to PTSD and the “symptom” of “hyper vigilance.” I can’t tell you how many times people ask me if being around crowds is frightening to me. I guess I can’t fault the ignorant too much. But, it gets a little old when I’m treated like I’m some kind of paranoid creep.
“Let’s go crazy, let’s get nuts, slip on a purple banana ’til they throw us in the truck”-Prince