War-sore

Magda Szubanksi writes in her novel 'Reckoning', My family were proud Warszawians. Warsaw. War-(sore). In Polish it is pronounced Var-SHA-var. Lovely. Like the rustle of petticoats in a Viennese waltz. But the English pronunciation, sadly, is more apt. What she says is true. The battle scars of war are written across Warsaw's face. And perhaps [...]