Headscratchers / Paths of Glory

  • Why didn't the three soldiers say anything at the end? They have no incentive to follow orders whatsoever considering they'll be dead in a matter of minutes
    • One was practically unconscious. Another was sobbing and babbling incoherently. And the third, depending on your interpretation, either carried out his duty honorably to the end, or simply didn't think it would help.
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