MIL Observation from former enlisted guy....

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  1. fintheman

    fintheman I will ebay O/T!

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    I don't know what the fuck it is

    But I felt like I had SOOOOO much more time in the military to do things than I do now as a Civilian.

    Any other things that you guys that are out have felt like that? I know its crazy, but, when I add it up, it makes sense.
     
  2. Zombie Pornstar

    Zombie Pornstar I'm cumming RAWL

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    Like post on OT?
     
  3. Jyokker

    Jyokker The trouser snake is very aggressive. It will corn

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  4. fintheman

    fintheman I will ebay O/T!

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    Lol - true that.....

    I'm still trying to figure it out. I just swear I felt like I had more time to go do things, work-out, hell drive to another state for Jui-jitsu training 4 times a week. I now find out its impossible to get stuff done.
     
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    PlutoBHG New Member

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    i dont have time for shit here stationed on the ship...maybe it was where you were or more of what branch you were in?
     
  6. Sharkticon

    Sharkticon The safest place in combat is on an AEGIS Class Gu

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    Oh snap. Just realized you was at Pearl Harbor. What ship? I spent 3.5 years on the Port Royal.
     
  7. fintheman

    fintheman I will ebay O/T!

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    Air Force / Comm guy / 7-3 shift + PC 3 times a week in the morning.
     
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    PlutoBHG New Member

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    Im on the Lake Erie, i know a few people on the Port Royal and a good friend of mine just deployed with them voluntarily
     
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    PlutoBHG New Member

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    yea sounds like youd have plenty of time off while not deployed...
     
  10. scottiemac

    scottiemac It's time to shoot some hot dogs!

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    I've been up to Lake Erie a few times, swam in it actually. Never been on the lake though. Always up on State St or Peach St. Good places. :rofl:
     
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    PlutoBHG New Member

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    har har, you should probably thank god you havent been on it...:noes:
     
  12. scottiemac

    scottiemac It's time to shoot some hot dogs!

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    I'd only want a tour of the ship but live on it for awhile. Claustrophobic ftl.
     
  13. fintheman

    fintheman I will ebay O/T!

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    " yea sounds like youd have plenty of time off while not deployed..."

    Never deployed my Entire enlistment and it was post 9/11
     
  14. smokie700

    smokie700 right near da beach, Boiiiii

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    It's because the military gives more time off than private sector.
     
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    when did you do your time on the Port Royal?
     
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    Sharkticon The safest place in combat is on an AEGIS Class Gu

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    :rofl::rofl: nice you probably know my ETC, on PR he was ET1/C Jenkins
     
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    time management, and you probably had people breathing down your neck which helped a great deal.
     

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