It just didn’t occur to him…

This story will have more impact after you have read about the people subjugated by the Japanese in WWII.  Their treatment of their POWs and citizens of the countries they occupied was so horrific as to be incomprehensible.  We hear so much about the tragedies of history, especially that time period, that it’s easy to be desensitized to them to some extent, but events such as the Rape of Nanking and Bataan Death March are so perverse, even otherworldly in their construction that they bypass any desensitization and render attempts to understand them futile. Continue reading