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Sounds firmly in the "Hitler had only one ball" school of English history to me…Rolf Steiner wrote:i'm not sure it's been discussed in here lately, but what's the feeling on that story of the former Brit sniper some years later claiming 'I had him in my sights in 1917 but decided to let him go... oh the trouble I could have prevented!' Sounds a bit flaky to me...
Sounds like Martin Sheen's description of Col. Kurtz in Apolocalypse Now (at least the protected part).philippe_jehl wrote:I have seen several documentaries that mentioned the episode of his almost being killed but neither stated it as fact. They did mention that after that incident, Hitler felt he was being protected and had a destiny to fufill (or something to that effect).