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Old 11-11-2015, 02:10 PM
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Originally Posted by NewTexGal View Post
I think his sargent would like him to graduate high school first, but this young man is anxious for a "better" life, and wants to enter this December before graduation.

Unless he is in such a bad situation that surviving another 7 months in his current situation is unlikely, he should graduate first, then enlist.

Getting out of whatever his current situation might help him in the short run, but not having that high school diploma will hurt him in the long run. It will probably hurt his ability to advance within the military, and it will certainly limit his career choices once he gets out of the military.

R. Mc.
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