I love the way they talk, a bygone age.
Wish all trainees did this, one of the things that really used to annoy me was when you need to go up the mast or out on the yardarm as a greenie and a surprisingly high number of lads these days say "Oh I don't do heights"???
WTF? Any matelot that can't get up a couple of ladders on a pussers warship has no business being in the RN. IMHO.