Personal Motivation: Basic Training Q&A

PVT Paul Fuchs talks about what gets him through Basic Combat Training.

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Hi there, I'm Private Paul Fuchs, James from Reno, Nevada asks; "What do you tell yourself during basic to get yourself through each day and become a United States Soldier?"

Well James, what gets me through is a little different than what gets through most people. My grandmother actually passed just before I came here and I had told her I was coming so if I quit now I just couldn't live with myself. But use whatever you got to get you through family?girlfriend, wife whatever, but it's not that bad man, you'll get it.