Subject: One Marine! > > > > > > > > A large group of Taliban soldiers are moving down a road > > when they hear a voice call from behind a sand-dune say, "One Marine is > > better than ten Taliban." > > > > The Taliban commander quickly sends 10 of his best soldiers > > over the dune whereupon a gun-battle breaks out and continues for a few > > minutes, then silence. > > > > The voice then calls out, "One Marine is better than a > > hundred Taliban soldiers." > > > > Furious, the Taliban commander sends his next best 100 > > troops over the dune and instantly a huge gun fight commences. After 10 > > minutes of battle, again silence. > > > > The Marine voice calls out, "One Marine is better than one > > thousand Taliban." > > > > The enraged Taliban commander musters a thousand fighters > > and sends them over the dune. Cannon, rocket, and machine gun fire rings out > > as a huge battle is fought. > > > > Then silence. Finally one wounded Taliban fighter crawls > > back over the dune and with his dying words tells his commander, "Don't send > > any more men, it's a trap. There are two of them.