How many military veterans or currently serving do we have on this forum?
There is no purpose to this question besides to feed my curiosity.
Basic Training: MCRD San Diego
Duty station: Camp Lejeune, NC
Tours: Al Asad, Iraq (February to November 2009)
Basic Training: MCRD Parris Island
Duty station: Millington Naval Base, TN
Anything that you haven't fought for isn't going to be appreciated. It takes blood, sweat, and a large amount of tears before you appreciate what you have.
USMC, OCS Quantico 2001
Listen to me, baby, you got to understand, you're old enough to learn the makings of a man.
I'm a US Air Force veteran
Hope is the denial of reality. It is the carrot dangled before the draft horse to keep him plodding along in a vain attempt to reach it. We should remove the carrot and walk forward with our eyes open. -- Raistlin Majere
"You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit."
Reason is, and ought only to be the slave of the passions, and can never pretend to any other office
than to serve and obey them. - David Hume