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I wonder if it still exists…

March 12, 2019
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I dont know if this was the golden arches that were seen from the ramp. photo from yahoo

 

Hey Y’all,

 

Sitting in Memphis tonight wondering if Tabuk still exists. According to the internet, it still does. I guess that I can cross that off my list of unanswered questions. 99.9% of the world has never heard the name, Tabuk but for about a thousand Americans, it was a two month long bad dream.

 

My good friend, Chris W. summed it up best when he described his first impressions of the butt crack of the world that the Pentagon decided to deploy us. “I didn’t know what to expect, but I never expected this.”

 

That comment makes me laugh as hard now as it did then because it was so true. Which always reminds me when I talk to survivalists and how they think they are going to thrive when the zombie apocalypse. They think they know what to expect, or maybe they think how “cool” it will be, or maybe it will be like something you see in a movie. I hope it never happens but if it does, the probably most common thought will be something along the lines like what Chris said and it will be like nothing any of us expected.

 

But, back to Tabuk. It was impossible to describe other than to say it was hardcore rehab. It didnt matter what your vice was back in the world. It did not exist and could not be found in Tabuk. Of course, there were the few exceptions but that is another story for another day.

 

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Just in case you didn’t believe me. Tabuk really does exist on modern maps. photo from yahoo

 

Next up is one of the worst experiences in human history. Until then, keep on rockin!

 

https://robakers.wordpress.com/2013/03/15/tabukan-introduction/

 

 

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