If war broke out tomorrow between Russia and the United States and Britain, France and Germany probably would not fight. Read why. Europe is so very different from America. Its people live and think differently than we do at home because they do not have the same personal and national problems. At present Europe is like a dis-United States. In America we travel freely from one state to another, using the same money, speaking the same language. Europeans must submit to customs' regulations, change their money and speak another language every time they cross a border. These little inconveniences, however, are not what makes Europe so different. It's their way of thinking that makes Europeans seem so far away. The people here have been born and reared in a time of wars and depressions for three successive generations. They have had to live in the midst of violence. In America the people have not been close to such misery.
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