Summary Of The Things They Carried 'By O' Brien

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In the short narrative “The Things They Carried’ by O’Brien Deputy Jimmy Cross of the Alpha party describes in contingent the affair the workforce in his company carries. For example, Lavender carry drugs and narcotics to keep him calm as possible from all that was going on. Other men they carried other items which can only fit their physical description needs. However, the story also relates to the account of the Vietnam War. All the men carry the emotional loading placed upon them on their backs by the war. Before Ted dies Jimmy Cross gets a trade good which was his good luck charm from Martha a pebble. Sometimes he carry the pebble in his mouth and has very hard trouble thinking about the war because he was so in love with Martha. Jimmy
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