By: Tyler Gines
The things they carried with them. lieutenant Jimmy Cross carried a love letter from Martha as the "life versus war" of his loved for her. Martha is a girl from Mount Sebastian College who sent him a letter that wasn't love letters but Jimmy Cross hope. Later, on after the death of his comrade Ted Lavender. Jimmy Cross burned the Martha's letter and the two paragraph picture. "Jimmy cross reminded himself that obligation was not to loved but to lead."