Oh yes. I meet them all the time in my present shore job. 10 month contracts are quite common.
Originally Posted by Red.Right.Return
Especially with Filipinos and Indians but also many Europeans.
“The hours we spent on the Caine were hours of glory. They are all over. We’ll scatter into the trains and busses now and most of us will go home. But we will remember the Caine, the old ship in which we helped to win the war. Caine duty is the kind of duty that counts. The high-powered stuff just sets the date and place of the victory won by the Caines."