"...you can’t hold a soul in your hand like you can a gold nugget."
We braced and prepared for the worst. We went deep into the camp, the lights dim, the sticky hot air filled with the smell of musk, sweat and urine from banana rats.
"Ladies and gentlemen, it is my profound pleasure to introduce your next congressman and my good friend, Chris Fedalei."
Video - An autobiographical story about a transient moment I experienced as a Marine in Kabul, Afghanistan, as performed at the TEDx inaugural event in Columbia, South Carolina.