As a kid, I was fascinated by World War II. It was the quintessential and uncomplicated battle between good and evil. You knew who the good guys were, and they won.
What wasn’t there to like?
As I grew older, I began to understand the reasons why it started and when it started. And, there was a point when I asked myself:
What was it like to live at the beginning of such a massive world war?
I always wondered about that – what it was like to know that a world war was coming.
Unfortunately, now I know.