• 2018

    The War in Words | Season 44 Episode 7

    James… Mikey Day Margaret… Claire Foy Hemry… Kenan Thompson [Intro playing] Narrator: This is a PBS world war I centennial special. The war in words: letters from the trenches. [Cut to old photographs of Private James and his wife Margaret] The letters of Private James merchant of the king rifles to his wife, Margaret. [Cut to James writing a letter] James: My darling Margaret, this war is hell. We in our trench, the Germans in theirs, dying by the thousands, and for what? [Cut to Margaret reading the letter] The only thoughts that calm my mind are ones of you, [Cut to the letter] my love. You adoring husband, James. Margaret: [Cut to…