"I graduated from V-12 only 1 1/2 years ago but it seems like a century. And the guys have scattered to the far corners of the earth. About the only person who writes at all regularly from those parts is Louise. Tell Stanley not to worry about my girl troubles -- the affair with her is 'all over now.'"
-- Letter from my father, Boulder, Colo., to my aunt, Winfield, Kans., Saturday, September 22, 1945.