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Re: 7th *Heaven*?
Posted By: julian, on host
Date: Thursday, September 27, 2001, at 00:01:36
In Reply To: Re: 7th *Heaven*? posted by Grishny on Wednesday, September 26, 2001, at 10:34:32:

> > I think, if a soldier only fought in one *battle*,
> I wouldn't call him (or her) a veteran, even if
> they were a ranking officer.
> Not even if that one battle was a huge,
> important one like Gettysburg or D-Day?

I suggest that the analogy you're looking for is that one can be a veteran from a war, but not a single battle. Same way, you can be a veteran of a series, not a single episode.

jul"Now, if that war only has one battle, and if that \"series\" only has one episode...."ian

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