took a window seat and the other
next to him in the middle seat
before takeoff, a Marine sat down in the aisle seat.
takeoff, the Marine kicked his shoes off,
his toes and was settling in when the
in the window seat said,
need to get up and get a coke."
get up," said the Marine,
soon as he left, one of the Arabs
up the Marines shoe and spat in it.
the Marine returned with the coke, the other
said, "That looks good, I'd really like one, too."
the Marine obligingly went to fetch it.
he was gone the other Arab picked up the
other shoe and spat in it.
the Marine returned, they all sat back and enjoyed the flight.
the plane was landing,
Marine slipped his feet into his shoes
knew immediately what had happened.
does it have to be this way?" he asked.
long must this go on?
fighting between our nations?
hatred? This animosity?
spitting in shoes and pissing in cokes?"
MARINES WILL ALWAYS WIN