Dog Skip (2000)
Narrator: In my life I find that memories of the spirit
linger and sweeten long after memories of the brain have
Narrator: Why in childhood and youth do we wish time to
pass so quickly--we want to grow up so fast--yet as adults
we wish just the opposite?
[Referring to the leg Jack lost in combat.] Willie Morris:
Does it ever itch or hurt, like it's still there? Jack Morris:
Yes, it hurts. Willie Morris: But they gave you a medal
for it, didn't they? Jack Morris: I'd rather have the leg.