And this is the letter Army 1st Lt. Todd W. Weaver wrote to his wife... "Dear Emma: Well if you are reading this, I guess I did not make it home and therefore, I was not able to remind you again of how much I love you. I love you so much baby and I will always love you. Although I may not be here right now, take comfort in the fact that I am watching over you right now. I am not gone and I will always be with you in spirit. I know this time must be hard for you but I also know how strong you are
SACRIFICE! First Lieutenant Sam Brown ♥ link to his story
“To realize the value of ONE YEAR, ask a soldier who hasn't been home in 365 days. To realize the value of ONE MONTH, ask a mom who captures every moment of her baby’s life that her husband is missing. To realize the value of ONE WEEK, ask the wife that has waited by the phone while her husband is on a mission..."
He is a Chief Master Sergeant John Gebhardt in the USAF serving in Afghanistan As high as you can go in enlisted ranks (E-9) John Gebhardt's wife, Mindy, said that this little girl's entire family was executed. The insurgents intended to execute the little girl also, and shot her in the head... But they failed to kill her. She was cared for in John 's hospital and is healing up, but continues to cry and moan. The nurses said John is the only one who seems to calm her down, so Jo...
A 16-Year-Old Wrote An Angry Letter To The Times About How They Cover Teenagers - The tone is a little severe, but it stands for some consideration.
The beautiful face of courage: Lance Cpl. William Kyle Carpenter USMC Carpenter, 21, of Gilbert lost the eye, most of his teeth and use of his right arm from a grenade blast Nov. 21 near Marjah, Helmand Province, Afghanistan. Friends and family say he threw himself in front of the grenade to protect his best friend in Afghanistan, Cpl. Nick Eufrazio. What a HERO!!