Pulling me away from the crowd at the VFW, flores said, “We suffered, we lost men, we bled that day.”
The flores killings convulsed the community and brought a wave of unwanted publicity.
Having a losing night at the tables—especially if flores was winning—might have been enough to push him over the edge.
He was also ordered to pay the flores family around $75,000 in damages.
Hotel workers in Peru told investigators that flores went to his hotel room with him willingly.
As a last effort, flores now ordered a charge, giving the signal for it—as he himself reported—by sending forward a white flag.
Not even the men who have found the African coast and the isle of flores?
A large number of so-called double flowers (flores pleni) owe their peculiar appearance to this circumstance.
In passing the island of flores, a most tremendous storm arose.
But it cannot fairly be said that flores or any other one man was responsible.