Recently, I was at a restaurant for my daughter’s birthday. A few tables away, a young man wearing navy dress whites was assisting two elderly women with their seats. I thought nothing of the well-mannered sailor, as my immediate assumption was that he was simply on leave and visiting relatives. A few minutes later I looked back over to the table to see that he was not dining with the older women, but was several tables away with a young woman his own age, apparently on a date.
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