Summer camp, 1974
. All our various groups were on an outing in the Blue Ridge Mountains
, mingling for the first time. Our supervisor had us telling riddles
. Some kid had one:
What's brown and green and in the Marines?
It must have touched my goofy nerve; I laughed, almost uncontrollably - I didn't know I had that kind of laughter in me.
One of those you had to be there moments, I guess.