And I'm sure it works in reverse - offrs would never be able to engage in such detailed discussion with their troops in real life. Could you imagine CSM/SSM not interfering in an exchange between OC and Pte?
As regards how senior - I am aware of 1* visitors, full Col visitors/contributors and my CO asked me for the arrse url during the week - bit of a smokescreen methinks to convince me that he hasn't been on-line with arrse for months.
Col, feel free to pm me if you really have just joined
I am The Lord High Seneschal of Bohemia and Upper Moravia, and have been since 1874.
It entitles me to half-price tickets to the Saturday matinee at the Croydon Odeon, a yearly tithe of plum vodka from the peasants and the right to march in drag, with bayonet fitted, through the streets of Hammersmith every fourth St. Jude's day.
I'm not sure what the British Army equivalent rank is, but I'm fcuking important nonetheless. Please, sit down, no need to stand and all that.