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Again: More on Hiroshima / Nagasaki Anniversary

August 4th, 2005 · No Comments

“In March this year, Paul Tibbets, the pilot of the Enola Gay plane that dropped the ‘Little Boy’ on Hiroshima was asked again whether he had any regrets. “Hell no, no second thoughts. If you give me the same circumstances, hell yeah, I’d do it again.“- and -”I only started speaking after I retired. It was too difficult, and even when I did sometimes people didn’t understand. I once talked about my experience to some students and got letters from them afterwards saying they felt sorry for me,” she says. I was angry because I didn’t want sympathy — I wanted them to know that this should never happen again.

Complete article here.

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