View Single Post
Old 03-02-2006, 14:33   #9
et2mdo
I'm Batman!
 
et2mdo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Virginia
Posts: 347
Send a message via AIM to et2mdo
Quote:
Originally posted by truckstop cop
oh, dont go onboard and act like some hardnose commissioned officer with the enlisted guys,they know the drill and they can make your life very easy or very very hard.
That also holds true for when you are commissioned. Do your job, uphold the standards, but don't be a total know-it-all jackass. Sure you've been to college and have a degree, but that really doesn't mean jack squat in the long run. Listen to your chief... it'll take years before you know as much about the ship as he does.

Now let me remove myself from my .

Not picking on you or anything. After all, I'm basically a midshipman myself (officer candidate if you want to get technical). I just see a lot of mids here who are going to go to their ship and act like a jackass. Pisses me off to no end... especially when they don't listen to anything I have to say.
__________________
G17 - G19 - G27
"When neither their property nor their honor is touched, the majority of men live content." --Niccolo Machiavelli
"Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily. -- Napoleon Bonaparte
et2mdo is offline   Reply With Quote