More than anything else, 17-year-old Joseph Collins wanted to be a Marine. The teen was well on his way to achieving this goal, having scored an 84 on the ASVAB and set to ship out in February.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
And no one knows that better than military service members and we have the pictures to prove it.