By Samuel K. Tan
A heritage of the Philippines, herein provided through Dr. Samuel ok. Tan … bargains a conceptual framework of what he calls “the tale of guy within the Philippines” within the context of “the particular ecological system” and “distinctive old experience” that experience formed his “particular personality and identity.” Dr. Tan presents during this narrow quantity an image of Philippine tradition which … “ought to be understood from the totality of the ethnolinguistic types which represent the material of Filipino society.” —Bernardita Reyes Churchill
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More grenades detonate with crashing bangs. Answering fire is erratic and high, snapping over the brush, an advantage of being positioned downslope. Rattling AK bursts clatter from the right and higher up. High-pitched shouts, bodies thrusting through brush, scrambling feet; a grenade detonates behind the TL, and twigs and leaves shower down. Shrieks emit from the cloud as other team members throw frags. "Peal to six o'clock," shouts the TL, ordering a disengagement in the direction they had traveled from.
Halting short of the PZ, the scouts move forward to check it out as the TL notifies the C&C they have arrived. As a rule, all choppers monitor the conversation during extractions, but only the C&C talks directly to the TL to prevent confusion. A quick exchange follows. " The TL signals a scout, who tosses a yellow smoke on the PZ's edge. " The ground element never told the airborne element what color they were popping as the enemy could monitor the frequency and would attempt to confuse the choppers by popping the same color elsewhere.
The distinctive whack of Huey blades is heard; the extraction and rescue birds are black dots barreling toward the team below the height of the ridge. The gunship makes another rocket run on the other side of the ridge, preserving a few vital rockets to cover the extraction. Halting short of the PZ, the scouts move forward to check it out as the TL notifies the C&C they have arrived. As a rule, all choppers monitor the conversation during extractions, but only the C&C talks directly to the TL to prevent confusion.