“It was a 20th-century version of the Wild West frontier fortress."
"You've got to love your job to do what he did, to sacrifice what you do, away from your family. He just always wanted to be a SEAL."
Task & Purpose took a few minutes to chat with Ranger veteran, entrepreneur and online entertainer Mat Best about his upcoming memoir "Thank You For My Service."
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