"The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not." ~~Thomas Jefferson

"Who will protect us from those who protect us?"

Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. ~ Thomas Jefferson

"None are so hopelessly enslaved as those who falsely believe they are free." ~~Goethe

18 October 2015

Forever changed...




Old 1811 said...

Don't know about the military, but a career in LE will do the same thing.
I believe that anyone who does street-level law enforcement for three years can no longer pass a standard psychological test, if he answers honestly.
A big-city detective once told me that DaVinci's portrait of The Last Supper is really a bunch of cops. How can you tell? They're all on the same side of the table, with their backs against the wall.

Navy91 said...

I got out of the Navy in March of '91. It's interesting that the caption said "years after you get your DD-214." Because it did take me years, to realize that I wasn't ever going to revert back to the civilian I was before I enlisted.

Blue said...

Yup. You guys know what it's about... ;)

"They're all on the same side of the table, with their backs against the wall." ~~Excellent comment. ;)