I don’t like New Years resolutions because they all too often flop and aren’t realistic. If you want to work out everyday or eat more healthy, that’s fine. But…you probably won’t keep it because the resolution you’ve made is too vague. I prefer goals. Make goals for yourself to be able to obtain your year-end or decade-end goal.
Those recruited were often told they had been chosen to form a parachute unit. This was only half a lie. Indeed, the secrecy of the mission was so vital that the windows of the trains were blacked out so they didn’t know where they were going until they got there. They were, however, parachuting within 48 hours of arriving at the fort.