I reserve the “alwright, duck” for mey owd.I answer the phone with a cheery Ey up Duck. Should suffice I think
I reserve the “alwright, duck” for mey owd.
Having lived for ages near Portsmouth, now an “Awright, mush” does the job. Get the accent nearing Phil Mitchell, and you are about there, as they all think they is well hard.
I binned the idea when I got to full screw. “Workshop - Cpl R”. 9 times out of 10 it was someone of SSgt or lower rank. If the OC happened to call or the SSM, the next line was “Morning Sir” If it was a female officer, oddly enough it’d be “Morning Ma’am”. Not rocket science, and no one ever got a Wendy on about it.