Guy: So how bad was it? ‘Cause I heard it was bad. Runner: From who? Guy: What do you mean? Runner: I mean before you got here. Had you even heard of this place? Guy: Guadalcanal? Everybody’s heard of Guadalcanal on the 1st Marine Division. You guys are on the front page of every newspaper in America. You’re heroes back home.
Snafu: Saw you readin’ last night. Sledge: My Bible? Snafu: Writin’, too. Ain’t supposed to write shit down, you know. Gives the Japs valuable intel if they find it. Sledge: Guess I won’t show it to ‘em then.