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by NavCity Smitty
Sun Dec 30, 2007 1:18 am
Forum: Sea Stories
Topic: Angles & Dangles**
Replies: 16
Views: 15014

Angles & Dangles and Coffee Cup Blues

Without fail, the Nav Center Sup would select his junior watch stander (is mise) to take the coffee cups to the galley just prior to the commencement of As & Ds. You have to understand, the Nav Center can hold a ba-zillion coffee cups, and I would leave there with cups stacked up both arms, walk "up...
by NavCity Smitty
Sun Dec 30, 2007 12:59 am
Forum: Sea Stories
Topic: Training Flare**
Replies: 28
Views: 21523

Goldies Had No Excitement??

Does that include going to PD in a high sea state (I was in the rack, so I can't say whether it was 5 or greater) and JMP&L doing a propulsion drill, stopping and locking the shaft, thus ensuring we would be sucked to the surface? The way I heard it, the order was given to flood all available tanks ...
by NavCity Smitty
Sun Dec 30, 2007 12:10 am
Forum: Scuttlebutt
Topic: Holiday greetings?
Replies: 5
Views: 4922

Who can afford it?

Postage being what it is, and my address list being as long as it is, if they don't have e-mail, they don't get Christmas Greetings from me. I'm not a Scrooge, but I am plenty cheep!