Maj. David Scott walked up to Maj. Ed White, who was still wiping traces of his lunch from his mouth. “Have you ever been in love, Ed? Really in love? Because that’s how I feel about Nurse Julie Jones,” he said, tears filling his “Leave It to Beaver” eyes.
Ed said, “Um, I really love that burrito I just ate. Gotta run! Try to catch up with me!” And his reddish hair disappeared down the hallway. Maj. Tom Stafford glowered with hate. “This book is gonna make us all look like a bunch of damn pussies,” he growled. “Damn straight. Fuckin’ A, Deke, get her out of here. The men are speaking,” Lt. Col. Gus Grissom said to his best, most trusted friend.