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Thread #132499   Message #4051976
Posted By: Charmion
12-May-20 - 07:13 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
I’m with Doug on the soldier/sailor thing. Some sailors are civilians, otherwise known as merchant mariners or yachtsmen.

Ain’t no such thing as a civilian soldier.