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This one really rang true: ...you knew the rank, first and last name of the kid next door's father before meeting the kid next door.

When brats meet each other on post, the first thing we used to do was find out the other kid's name, age, grade, and father's rank.

And what was up with those civilian kids' dads not having a rank, for heaven's sake???

phantomdiver
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