" Future years will never know the seething hell and the black infernal background of countless minor scenes and interiors, (not the official surface courteousness of the Generals, not the few great battles) of the Secession war; and it is best they should notï¿½the real war will never get in the books." ~ Walt Whitman
I still don't get it. I'm totally missing the joke. I'd love for you to explain it. I saw a New Yorker cartoon the other day that I also couldn't figure out. This is nothing new for me. I had trouble following the plot to Bambi.