I shall not walk in your
footsteps, but I will walk by your side.
I shall not walk in
your image, I've earned my own title of pride.
We've answered the call
together, on sea and foreign land.
When the cry for help
was given, I've been there right at hand.
Whether I am on the
ocean or in the jungle wearing greens,
Giving aid to my fellow
man, be it Sailors or Marines.
So the next time you
see a corpsman and you think of calling him
Think of the job he's
doing as those before him did.
And if you ever have to
go out there and your life is on the block,
Look at the one right
next to you...
I'm the one called