“Liberty call. Liberty call.”

“Taps, taps now lights out. Maintain silence about the decks. The smoking lamp is out. Now taps.”

“Now reveille, reveille. All hands heave out and thrice up. The smoking lamp is lit in all birthing spaces. Now Reveille, Reveille!”

“Sweepers man your brooms, clean sweep down, fore and aft. Take all trash and garbage to the fantail.”

Now hear this. Now hear this. All hands muster for Quarter on the Hanger Deck.

Now set the special Sea and Anchor Detail. The Officer of the Deck has changed his watch from the hanger bay to the Bridge. Prepare for getting underway.

Single up all lines. Haze gray and Underway . . . nite lads.

Now relieve the watch.

General Quarters. General Quarters. All hands man your battle stations. Now set condition Zebra.

Now Flight Quarters. Flight Quarters. All hands man your Flight Quarters Stations. Now set Condition Red. Darken Ship. Darken Ship.

Now hear this. Now hear this. Secure from general quarters. Now set condition Yoke.

. . . man overboard. Man overboard. This is not a drill!

Now hear this. Now hear this. All hands stand clear of all weather decks, hatchways and catwalks due to high winds and heavy seas.

— Unknown

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