The Lost Battalion

By Ta-Nehisi Coates

It's yours...


Actually it's mine. I'm 36 today. I'm going to find a shadowy cafe and write until I start seeing ghosts. Then I'm going to eat some cake and ice cream, and battle the boy over LAN. 

It will be a good day, I think.

This article available online at:

http://www.theatlantic.com/personal/archive/2011/09/the-lost-battalion/245951/