Question: English & Literature

The General wants Joby to beat his drum at a rapid pace, why?

Drummer Boy of Shiloh

In English & Literature | Asked by arwen46

He tells Joby that his drum sets the pace for the soldiers; that their excitement and courage can come from the sound of the drumbeats. The General also tells him that blood that is excited runs hot and that hot blood doesn't feel pain or bullets. 

MHood2 | 1449 days ago