A Ship-load of Sea Stories & 1 Fairy Tale
by Larry Laswell
Want to Know What Really Goes On in the Navy?
Well, Now Hear This!
Any sailor will tell you sea stories relate bonafide historical events devoid of exaggeration or embellishment. Fairy tales, on the other hand, are well—fairy tales. It’s easy to tell the difference between the two. Tradition demands fairy tales begin with “Once upon a time,” whereas sea stories begin with “Now, this ain’t no shit.” The tradition of trustworthiness regarding sea stories is so sacred that no one can recall any instance in which someone questioned the veracity of a sea story.
In the finest tradition of the United States Navy, Larry shares his navy experiences in A Ship-Load of Sea Stories & 1 Fairy Tale. Along the way, Larry answers all the questions you never thought to ask, including:
It’s only fair to warn readers that the older Larry gets, the better he was.