And You Thought You Were A Civilian
And you thought you were a civilian......
When Dad's away, Mom's the Commanding Officer
When Dad's home, Mom's the Executive Officer,
coordinating and executing actions for the Command
Keeping track of the kids, she's the S-1
Collecting the neighborhood news, and relaying it to
Dad, she's the S-2
Making plans for the entire family and training the
kids, she's the S-3
Stocking food and supplies for the family, she's the
She answers all the family correspondence and makes
appointments for Dad, that makes her the Adjutant.
Worrying about the family budget makes her the
Paying the bills, and accounting to Dad for the
paychecks makes her Disbursing
Looking for a new place to live when we move, she's
Assigning us chores to do, getting us fed, bathed, and
put to bed, she's our First Sergeant.
Serving the food and doing dishes, she's the Mess
Carrying small children, she's ammunition handler.
Driving the family to all our appointments, she's the
Looking like a queen when she goes out with Dad, she's
a Military Man's Lady.
Gosh, Mom's the whole darn Military