Angels of Mercy

Angels of Mercy

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Mason FitzGibbon By masonfitzzy Updated May 22, 2019

In 1917, Canada is feeling the pressure of The Great War. 

Ruth Beecroft is elated when she is accepted to become a nursing sister. She sees it as a chance to get away from her overbearing family and to be part of history. 

Beatrice "Birdie" Taylor volunteers to be a nursing sister to get away from her abusive husband. Even after his death, his drinking buddies continue to harass Birdie. 

One of this drinking buddies, Ian, barges into Birdie's apartment before she leaves. He tells her about how men are being torn to shreds by some creature overseas. Birdie thinks that this is all nonsense until her and Ruth see it with their own eyes.

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