sunset from behind the wire

sunset from behind the wire

Saturday, March 28, 2015

More from the Archive




CNFK (Commander (US) Naval Forces Korea), military
liaison to ROK Squadron 56 (ROK SEALs), Chinhae, ROK
Yes, I know that there is no rank, etc. on my uniform, but it does
say, "US Navy".

The lieutenant commander to my left in the photo was commander
ROK SEAL Team Five. He's moved up since. That's the nice thing
about being older. You know a lot of people who you knew when
they were on the way up too. They ask you for favors, you ask
them for favors. The Chinese call it guanxi.

$500,000.00 in the trunk of a car along with a newspaper - evidence of
the ability to pay coupled with a specific date... all in a day's work.