“Have you read the Washington Post’s article on the fiftieth anniversary of the Tet Offensive?” Stanley asked Yolanda.
His friend asked for a head start, not having read it yet.
“On this day in 1968,” he explained, “The Viet Cong launched a series of attacks on South Vietnam, that lasted until September 23rd.”
“It was one of the war’s largest military campaigns.”
“Yeah,” she admitted. “William Calley’s My Lai Massacre was on March 16th that year too.”
“That’s why I always give to organizations like the American Legion,” he reminded her. “Hey, you never know where these guys have been.”
Welcome to Friday Fictioneers, where Rochelle Wisoff~Fields leads us in our weekly attempt to write a story based upon a photo prompt. Rochelle supplied this week’s photo prompt.