The Invisible Front by Yochi Dreazen
call came just after midnight, waking Colonel
Mark Graham and his wife, Carol, instantly.
Mark worked for the four-star American General
charged with protecting South Korea from a
sudden attach my its mercurial neighbor to the
north, and his job required that he be notified
of any emergency, regardless of the hour.
He reached for the phone expecting to hear on of
his subordinates. Instead, Mark hear the muffled
voice of his older sone, Jeff, an army
lieutenant stationed in Kentucky who was getting
ready to deploy back to the battlefields of
Iraq. "No, Jeff, no, "Mark said, shaking.
"Tell me something else."