A few months back my family was sitting around the dinner table one evening. My nephew and I were discussing war and how it affects our men and women in military service. From the very first to our time the only difference in war then and now is technology. War remains hell in no uncertain terms. Human kind killing human kind.
Yet, the vast majority of our warriors will actually begin to develop a sense of emptiness, missing the action at the front lines. Perhaps the best answer to to the why is found in this speech: