He pulled the famished vehicle over to the side of the road. We were waiting for no more than a few minutes when a car pulled off and parked just a few feet ahead of us. The car sported an oval "CDN" sticker. A servicewoman got out to see why fellow Canadians were stalled to the side ― it was our CDN that did the trick.
She went off and returned minutes later with a gallon or two of fuel.
Brothers and sisters of the Canadian Armed Forces!