Yeah lots of fun. They'd let a squid say just about anything they would never tolerate from anyone else. And I of course took them to the edge. OO-RAH!<quoted text>
I preferred to think of it as "We were the transportation branch, they were the enforcement branch" ... But, we all played for the same team when it counted. I made some of those same friends.
Had a *BAM girlfriend for a while when I was on shore duty. The best! OO-RAH! She'd say that when I did it right. Hard body, good natured. Never tried to kick my ass I always wondered if she could.
*Broad Ass Marine