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* TheFool: Remember above when he joined the army for the gun? He didn't know they don't let you keep it.



* TheFool: Remember above when he joined the army for the gun? He didn't know they don't let you keep it.


* ThePigPen: One time winner of the Jockstrap of Joy, the award for the filthiest bastard on base, for getting crabs from a pair of twins while back home on leave. As it turns out, [[spoiler: he was lying about having slept with the twins, and instead caught crabs from sharing a towel with his dad.]]



* ThePigPen: One time winner of the Jockstrap of Joy, the award for the filthiest bastard on base, for getting crabs from a pair of twins while back home on leave. As it turns out, [[spoiler: he was lying about having slept with the twins, and instead caught crabs from sharing a towel with his dad.]]











* TheLancer: To Nick; a rough, working class recruit to Nick's posh, upper class officer.



* TheLancer: To Nick; a rough, working class recruit to Nick's posh, upper class officer.


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* TheLancer: To Nick; a rough, working class recruit to Nick's posh, upper class officer.





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** BrokenAce: As well as he hides it, Nick clearly has deep issues with relationships and trusting people in general.


* AngerBornOfWorry: If Nick ever loses his temper with the team, odds are it's because of this. Best shown in series 1 episode 2, when Simon steps off the cleared zone;

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* AngerBornOfWorry: If Nick ever loses his temper with the team, odds are it's because of this. Best shown in series 1 episode 2, when Simon steps off the cleared zone;zone, and Nick reads him the Riot Act;


--> Nick: Oh, and you discovered [a plant] wasn't a booby trap because an IED didn't blow both your legs off and rip great fucking CHUNKS out of the rest of the team! You know why they're called booby traps, Simon?! [Simon starts to speak] Shut up! They're called booby traps because they get trodden on by tits, like you! If you do not stay on the path, you will get blown to Shittingdom come and we will need two dozen body-bags to ship you back to a fiancée who is bafflingly in love with someone with fewer brain cells than BOLLOCKS! [punches Simon in the shoulder] Get your shit together, lance corporal, and stop acting like a useless fucking geriatric - another mistake like this could invoke considerably more than a gigantic bollocking.

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--> Nick: '''Nick''': Oh, and you discovered [a plant] wasn't a booby trap because an IED didn't blow both your legs off and rip great fucking CHUNKS out of the rest of the team! You know why they're called booby traps, Simon?! [Simon starts to speak] Shut up! They're called booby traps because they get trodden on by tits, like you! If you do not stay on the path, you will get blown to Shittingdom come and we will need two dozen body-bags to ship you back to a fiancée who is bafflingly in love with someone with fewer brain cells than BOLLOCKS! [punches Simon in the shoulder] Get your shit together, lance corporal, and stop acting like a useless fucking geriatric - another mistake like this could invoke considerably more than a gigantic bollocking.

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* AngerBornOfWorry: If Nick ever loses his temper with the team, odds are it's because of this. Best shown in series 1 episode 2, when Simon steps off the cleared zone;
--> Nick: Oh, and you discovered [a plant] wasn't a booby trap because an IED didn't blow both your legs off and rip great fucking CHUNKS out of the rest of the team! You know why they're called booby traps, Simon?! [Simon starts to speak] Shut up! They're called booby traps because they get trodden on by tits, like you! If you do not stay on the path, you will get blown to Shittingdom come and we will need two dozen body-bags to ship you back to a fiancée who is bafflingly in love with someone with fewer brain cells than BOLLOCKS! [punches Simon in the shoulder] Get your shit together, lance corporal, and stop acting like a useless fucking geriatric - another mistake like this could invoke considerably more than a gigantic bollocking.


** Eventually even Mary gets into snarking about that.
--> '''Bird''': [=Andy McNab=] is the name of Mac's cock.
--> '''Mary''': Why, because it's been out of action for years?



* TheScrounger

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* TheScrounger

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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Whenever Nick stops snarking and becomes totally serious (as in series 2 episode 4, when he finds out [[spoiler: Achmed's brought a ''real'' car bomb into the base, rather than a fake one]]), it's a sign that the situation is ''very'' bad indeed.

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* CannotTellALie


* ICallHimMisterHappy: Andy McNab. ‘Because he's seen so much active service.’

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* ICallHimMisterHappy: Andy McNab.Or, in this case, [=Andy McNab=]. ‘Because he's seen so much active service.’



-->'''Bird''': If you call [the robot] Arthur one more time, you might find that [=Andy McNab=] has been [[GroinAttack cut off behind enemy lines]].

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-->'''Bird''': If you call [the robot] Arthur one more time, you might find that [=Andy McNab=] has been [[GroinAttack cut off behind enemy lines]].lines.



* AFriendToAllLivingThings: Well, to rats at least.

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* AFriendToAllLivingThings: FriendToAllLivingThings: Well, to rats at least.


* [[ICallHimMisterHappy I Call Him Andy McNab]]: Because he's seen so much active service.

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* [[ICallHimMisterHappy I Call Him ICallHimMisterHappy: Andy McNab]]: Because McNab. ‘Because he's seen so much active service.



* TheScrounger

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* TheScrounger

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* InsistentTerminology: His daughter is only ever referred to as "the nipper".

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* AbhorrentAdmirer: Toward Ellen, which finally causes her to call him out for it in Series 3 Episode 5 when Bird eggs him on to confess.

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