He and his brother Will, ex-Navy, got in a car, drove across country and eventually drove themselves into the Grand Canyon. And it got worse after that.
William Finnegan's New Yorker article on Twigg is heartbreaking. It is not political, it takes no position on the war, or on the VA, or on any other public controversy. Instead, it is a close look at Twigg, and his family, and the devastating effects of Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome, even when it has been diagnosed and treated.
Read it, but only if you are feeling strong.