So we offered these sort of lawn and leaf bag things to people and some would use them but more typically people would stand in line for a couple of hours in order to be in the splash zone and they wore their colours proudly, like the red badge of courage, for sitting so close.
What does RBC stand for?
RBC stands for Red Badge of Courage (book)
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In his novella, Red Badge Of Courage, the American author Stephen Crane immersed his central character, Private Henry Fleming, in the midst of the bloody conflict that was the American Civil War.
Stephen Crane's Red Badge of Courage (on the American Civil War), Erich Maria Remarque's All Quiet on the Western Front (World War I), and Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried (Vietnam War) take an unblinking look at the horrible things that happen to young men sent into battle.
The book is simply but cohesively structured around four chapters that feature many films, including older selections like: Shenandoah (1965), How the West was Won (1962), and the Red Badge of Courage (1951).
Interestingly, the genesis of The red badge of courage offers a similar hermeneutic: "I deliberately started in to do a potboiler .
Particularly strong are the heartbreaking Ballad Of Matthew Shepard - about the young gay man tortured to death in Wyoming - and the poignant Red Badge Of Courage, about his wife's battle for health.
These folks wear their jadedness like a red badge of courage.
The local band headline alongside American band Cougars, Red Badge of Courage and The Cakes.