The Iraq war has cost the United States billions of dollars, but not all costs are considered when the war budgets get tallied. One cost experienced by many is the emotional cost of the effects of war on our veterans, a cost that is leading many to file medical malpractice suits. Many American soldiers have sacrificed their life for our nation. However, some lost heroes seldom remembered take their own lives upon returning home. Such is the sad story of a soldier's widow, now residing in Florida and seeking compensation over what she believes was the preventable suicide of her husband.