Originally Posted by amytom
My favorite CO quote came one night as the skipper
caught me smoking and pissing over the fantail. CO, "How's the water
tonight son?" as he proceeds to relieve himself as well. FC2 (at the time), "A little chilly Capt'n"
Is no one going to finish this story? Ok, then:
And then the Captain
says "That it is, son, but it's not very deep."
I guess that belongs on the joke thread, so here's one for the quote collection:
"The only thing worse than a Captain
who never served as First Mate is a First Mate who was once a Captain."