Go for it man I did it in 2003 and did 4 years active. Id have to say you will never be so proud when you marching across that parade field after 3 months. If you have questions PM me and Ill shoot it to ya straight. Its not all happy times and smiley faces lol just let me know
Yeah my best friend is in the marines and still relatively fresh out of basic so I heard a lot of stories.