“Join the Navy and see the world.”
In fairness, the recruiter hadn’t promised he’d see it from a ship deck. (109)
If he had wanted to exacerbate his fear of heights, he could have joined the Air Force. (87)
“A bottle of rum for every man who makes it to the top.”
Previously reluctant sailors scrambled to partake in the exercise. (123)
Here’s the first sailor I ever remember seeing!
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This week’s word was partake.