What about your plants? Once the marines own you what are you going to do with them? Anyway, best of luck in the marines. Here's a preemptive 'thanks for your service'. What's your ultimate goal? Using it to help with college or just taking it a day at a time?
One of my friends just started pilot training on the Apache for the army. Lucky sob. He didn't plan on that route, he was just at the right place at the right time!