Why Can’t This Happen More Often?

Or better asked, why did they have to be enemies in the first place?

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http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/09/living/higher-call-military-chivalry/

I know for a fact that, particularly in old times, the shared love for flying or for ships, led to chivalry between enemies. Some U-Boat commanders hated every torpedo they had to fire against enemy ships, because that’s nothing seamen would usally do. On high seas you try your best to keep fellow sailors alive, not send them to the bottom of the ocean. Ok, maybe I’m too blue-eyed and naive again … hmm …

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