Milestone reached: Fleet Reserve.

Well, not quite. But I've taken the first step.

As of yesterday morning, my Fleet Reserve request has been submitted for approval, with a GTFO date of 29FEB24; putting my total time in this crazy service at 20 years and five days.

Assuming that the request in its entirety is approved, my timeline looks like this:

Pure, unadulterated freedom.

No more leadership bullshit.

No more collateral duties.

No more people.

Aim of the game is to go for a completely teleworking job in the form of either software development or technical writing, both of which are flush right now in the job market.

Bonus content: my list of reasons to get the fuck out: