USS Rasher Ss-269 Sixth Seventh and Eighth War Patrols January ��� August 1945

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    We do not weary of eating and sleeping every day, for hunger and sleepiness recur. Without that we should weary of them. So, without the hunger for spiritual things, we weary of them. Hunger after righteousness—the eighth beatitude.
    Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)

    That is the thankless position of the father in the family—the provider for all, and the enemy of all.
    —J. August Strindberg (1849–1912)

    It is the women of Europe who pay the price while war rages, and it will be the women who will pay again when war has run its bloody course and Europe sinks down into the slough of poverty like a harried beast too spent to wage the fight. It will be the sonless mothers who will bend their shoulders to the plough and wield in age-palsied hands the reaphook.
    Kate Richards O’Hare (1877–1948)

    Thou shalt not commit adultery.
    Bible: Hebrew Exodus, 20:14.

    The seventh commandment.

    Thou shalt not kill.
    Bible: Hebrew Exodus, 20:13.

    The sixth commandment.

    This making of Christians will raise the price of hogs. If we grow all to be pork-eaters, we shall not shortly have a rasher on the coals for money.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)