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    You may be tough, but...

    BBC News - Adrian Carton de Wiart: The unkillable soldier

    And for a more entertaining read, he, of course he did, made that seminal site, Badass of the Week. Badass - Adrian Carton de Wiart

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    Which for some reason reminds me of this:

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    I will be reading this one* once I obtain it, so it will be eventually making it's way over to the "Literary Borneo" thread.

    *Winston Churchill didn't write the forward to just anybody's autobiography.
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    Unbelievable! I'm going to put that one on my reading list.
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    Easy to be unkillable when you're so skinny you turn sideways and your center of mass is the head of your penis. Us fat guys can't help it if we are imminently more killable.




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    Always aim for the center of mass.

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    An amazing man, no wonder he, in classic british understatement, was "mentioned in dispatches". Such "honor and chivalry" is rarely seen nor praised today, but neither are Camel Corps.
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    He does, however, deserve every honor bestowed upon him.




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