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educated insolence
"On his deathbed, in the bitterness of his heart, at the malicious power of his enemies, desired these words to be engraved on his tombstone: 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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  8. his-name-was-writ-in-water reblogged this from 1980sspaceman and added:
    Medical technology had not yet progressed to prosthetics - frankly, it had barely progressed to safe amputation, the...
  9. limitlesscorrosion reblogged this from soggy-pillows and added:
    That is the only rational course of action in this situation.
  10. soggy-pillows reblogged this from limitlesscorrosion and added:
    Oh totally. Sorry Tufty I’m going to have to chop your hands off and replace them with spoons.
  11. fooffriend reblogged this from 1980sspaceman and added:
    with his FEET
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