When Fred Pearson was in the army during the Vietnam War his life was made a misery by hectoring Sergeant Guedo who repeatedly gave him 'dirty detail' punishments. As a result he has no self-confidence and has been unable to hold down a job since his discharge. One day he goes into his local bar to drown his sorrows and sees Guedo, boasting about his war exploits, as brash and unpleasant as ever. Now is the time for Fred to get his revenge.. . Written by
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plays a sergeant in the Marine Corps, in real life he joined the Marine Corps when he was 17. See more
Listen, Pearson down there at the end of the bar says he knows you. Says you were in the Marine Corp together.
[Guedo looks at him
How you doing?
[Guedo nods and shrugs cluelessly
You know it dawned on me, I was telling Ernie, finally I remembered where it was. 5th Marines, Sergeant Guedo.
Pearson, Private Pearson, come on you gotta remember. You always said I was the worst recruit you ever had. Must hold the record for the most dirty details, hey, Foul Ball Pearson.