I cannot imagine a similar situation in a European country other than one like Spain, where the army was in power for so long.
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I start to feel like I can't maintain the facade any longer, that I may just start to show through. And I wish I knew what was wrong. Maybe something about how stupid my whole life is.
And when I go to see plays, I marvel at how people can do that. I've done it all my life, but I still find it mystical.
It may sound terrible, but I often say that the military saved me from a conventional life in the United States and I've never really thanked them for it, because I haven't exactly been pro-military in my work.
Robert Jay Lifton