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‘Cry havoc. Let slip the dogs of war’ shouted a vengeful Mark Antony as he sent his soldiery into pillage and chaos. Into battle.
A black labrador lays beside a flower-strewn grave, head resting on its paws. Its master was sent into battle. Afghanistan. Every day it comes here. It sits. It whimpers.
‘Let slip the dogs of war’ successive generations have cried, as future leaders will again, I am sure. Such futility. Such waste. Will man ever learn? I would like to think so.
But sadly, I think not.