Wisdom: Your Life Depends on It

WISDOM: YOUR LIFE DEPENDS ON IT

— Olu Taiwo

A young ensign, after nearly completing his first overseas cruise, was given an opportunity to display his capabilities at getting the ship under way.

With a stream of commands, he had the decks buzzing with men and soon the ship was steaming out the channel en route to the States.

 His efficiency established a new record for getting a destroyer under way, and he was not surprised when a seaman approached him with a message from the captain he was a bit surprised, though, to find it a radio and even more surprised to read: ‘My personal congratulations upon completing your under