THEME BY SARAHCATHS+
educated insolence
On his Death Bed, in the Bitterness of his Heart at the Malicious Power of his Enemies Desired these Words to be engraven on his Tomb Stone: Here lies One Whose Name was writ in Water.
Samuel Decker, a civil war veteran who build his own prosthetics after losing his arms in combat. c. 1860

Samuel Decker, a civil war veteran who build his own prosthetics after losing his arms in combat. c. 1860

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    Medical technology had not yet progressed to prosthetics - frankly, it had barely progressed to safe amputation, the...
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    with his FEET
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