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GRUNTWORKS MAN-OVATIONALS – STORIES TO MAKE YOU LESS OF A BITCH EPISODE 17: Giuseppe Garibaldi

“I offer neither pay, nor quarters, nor food; I offer only hunger, thirst, forced marches, battles and death. Let he who loves his country with his heart, and not merely with his lips, follow me!”

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GRUNTWORKS MAN-OVATIONALS – STORIES TO MAKE YOU LESS OF A BITCH EPISODE 14: Command Sergeant Major Basil L. Plumley

Before we get to the story of this titan among men, let’s first address what ‘Thumos’ is. Thumos is a concept that dates back to the ancient Greeks. It translates roughly to “Spiritedness” or “Driving Passion” and is one of the most essential aspects of manhood in the Greek tradition.