Remember [this is another golden rule] children when you go out together always hold hands, look both ways when you cross the road and then walk quickly. And what ever you do don’t talk to strangers, and oh yes, be home before dark!
Imagine going to a party and the host has no drinks or cigarettes. If you don’t smoke or drink you would only want the food and women if they were on offer, wouldn’t you? Well, this was the case on the particular op.
These are a few of my favorite things; remember these words from the Julie Andrews song in the Sound of music...we all had ‘favorite things’, stuff we could hang onto, to keep us going to the next halt, the next mile-stone in our daily lives in Viet Nam.