Fleet Marine Life #43 – Knock Knock | iHateTheUSMC
One thing that I won't miss about the Marine Corps is duty. Duty is when you have to get in uniform and sit behind a desk near your barracks for 24 hours. Your responsibilities are to make sure no one does anything stupid like throw beer bottles out their window and into the parking lot. If I had duty, I always got stuck with a weekend duty. I felt as if the duty gods cast a curse upon me especially when I got duty on my last week in the Marine Corps. It's whatever. Nothing bad usually happens during the weekdays. Usually you hear something about people breaking into Marines' rooms for CIF gear or their Playstations. Even with duty present, no one ever gets caught but other than that, nothing normally happens. I believe duty is necessary during the weekends because that's when Marines usually do dumb shit and I don't think anyone would be sober enough during the weekend to call PMO or 911. Nothing usually ever happened to me while I was on duty. The only incident that I can