"The worse it got, the better they got."
The soldiers were rolling by, smiling.
Michael Yon is reporting with The Queen's Royal Lancers,
"Despite the British press reports that make their own soldiers out to be cowering on bases in Basra, truck after truck of them here were in high spirits. News flash: Those reports are false. Derelict media coverage is another aspect of this war British and American soldiers share, and it rankles here in the southern part of Iraq as deeply as it does everywhere else."
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