A month of war: A Journey across a traumatized landscape - Reporter's NotebookThe trauma across Israel is difficult to describe. Yet no matter the progress of war on the front lines, the landscape of Israel remains forever changed. On the other hand, it is also quiet and somber; there is no cheering for this war. A tank that was unloaded in the early days of the war near Yad Mordechai left tracks on the road. But war is war, and roads must suffer.