And now we come to the month of September. A month of tension and a month where the 14th came so very close to its breaking point.
As we were pushed and pushed, the ‘Stress and Strain’ of training began to show its effects upon our morale; the cracks so previously highlighted widened and threatened to swallow us whole.
As we were pushed, we began to push back; we lashed out, at each other and at the instructors. One of the darker months of our time in training, and we barely halfway.
And yet, if we squinted and stared, a light could be seen at the end of the tunnel.