The War Is Over

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Adult Romance  |  House: Booksiesilk Classic Group

The Second World War has raged on for years and now it's now for the men and women to come home to their families and reconstruct the country and their homes. But Margaret will have choices to make that will affect everyone around her.

Black Sunday-April 14, 1935, the biggest dust storm in our history. Moved from Beaver, Oklahoma through Texas. Displaced 300 million tons of soil.
Scoundrel- a dishonest or unscrupulous person; a rogue
anchor clanker - a sailor
flip your wig - lose your temper, lose control
Doll dizzy – girl crazy
Swabbie = Sailor
Kraut- derogatory word for Germans.
Nips- derogatory word for Japanese.
Floy floy = Nonsense
Swabbie = Sailor
Telegram- a message sent by telegraph and then delivered in written or printed form
Hooba- Aramaic for something dear to you
Golgotha- meaning ‘skull’, the mountain where Jesus was crucified
Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani- meaning ‘My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?’
Rikhmith-eykh- aramaic meaning ‘I love you’
VJ-Day - Victory over Japan, August 14, 1945
Oklahoma!- first musical written by the duo of Rodgers and Hammerstein in 1931

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Victory! Japan Quits

Black Sunday-April 14, 1935, the biggest dust storm in our history. Moved from Beaver, Oklahoma through Texas. Displaced 300 million tons of soil.
Scoundrel- a dishonest or unscrupulous person; a rogue
anchor clanker - a sailor
flip your wig - lose your temper, lose control
Doll dizzy – girl crazy
Swabbie = Sailor
Kraut- derogatory word for Germans.
Nips- derogatory word for Japanese.
Floy floy = Nonsense
Swabbie = Sailor
Telegram- a message sent by telegraph and then delivered in written or printed form Read Chapter

Loot. Arson. Murder!

AN: this is fiction and not intended to offend anyone. Take it all with a grain of salt.

Hooba- Aramaic for something dear to you
Golgotha- meaning ‘skull’, the mountain where Jesus was crucified
Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani- meaning ‘My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?’
Rikhmith-eykh- aramaic meaning ‘I love you’
VJ-Day - Victory over Japan, August 14, 1945
Oklahoma!- first musical written by the duo of Rodgers and Hammerstein in 1931
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