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Dreams Of War Essay

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Dreams Friday Night-6-8-01 I was in some kind of army that was fighting some huge terrorist group called the Annehkins. I don't remember most of it, but I do remember that the Annehkins had already occupied a city we were going to go to(they left a note that told us to surrender, and to stop letting little boys fight the war for them), so we surrendered, and both armies stayed in a hotel. Something happened in the middle of negotiations, and a war started out in the hotel. People got machine guns and just started shooting at the opposite armies. I grabbed a gun and shot a few people in their bedrooms. Then I went to another floor of the hotel to try to find a way to escape, because I knew if I stayed in their I would surely be shot. I dropped my gun before I went. When I got to the other floor, it was mass confusion. It was the headquarters for the Annehkins. I was so scared I almost pissed my pants, but I knew I had to get out. I walked half-way, saw some soldiers leaving w/ guns, and would retreat back to where no1 could see me. Finally, I just started walking, and looking into rooms. I saw lots of soldiers getting ready to fight, and a lot of them saw me, but they didn't do anything. I just kept walking, and then my friend Drew was there next to me. I finally walked out of the building. The...

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