I guess I forgot to mention yesterday that I did get requalified for my
primary underway watchstation. Yay!.
Oddly enough, I've had two conversations in the last day or so about
pregnancy and female sailors and deployments and such, and then when I
caught a peek at a milblog I read,
there it was again.
Personal opinion: Professional sailors plan better. The girls who get
knocked up to get off the ship usually increase the shop's productivity when
they leave. Then there are the ones who are simply not careful--it's those
I hope we can reach out to before they get to that point.