If You Go Down to the Woods Today

You’ll find that they’re full of spies — a Jack Shaw story (5)

You’d be surprised to learn how many idealists there are in military intelligence.

Unfortunately, idealism is a young spy’s game, by and large. As you sail into middle life, doubt burrows into your certainties like a shipworm. Idealists react variously to this.



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Steve Fendt

https://stevefendt.substack.com Short stories, serial fiction, memoirs of a possibly quasi-true nature. Aussie tales of banjos, beaches and the bush.