Sgt. White: "When you get into my Humvee as turret gunner, what's your primary job, Smith?!"
Pvt. Smith: "My job as your turret gunner is to be a target, sir!"
White: "And what's your job once we start rolling down the road, Smith?"
Smith: "Then my job is to be a moving target, sir!"
White: "And what will I have to do if I ever get shot, Smith?"
Smith: "Sir, if you ever get shot, you're going to have to shoot me in the a--, sir!"
White: "And why am I going to shoot you in the a--, Smith?"
Smith: "Because I will have failed to do my job as a target, sir!"
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Sunday, November 23, 2003
KNOWING HIS JOB