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7 Pictures of Military Love That'll Melt Your Heart

Kelsey Erin Photography- Military Homecoming

“And suddenly, I looked at the bull. He had this innocence that all animals have in their eyes, and he looked at me with this pleading. It was like a cry for justice, deep down inside of me. I describe it as being like a prayer - because if one confesses, it is hoped, that one is forgiven. I felt like the worst shit on earth.” Torrero Alvaro Munera, as he realized in the middle of his last fight… the injustice to the animal. From that day forward he became an opponent of bullfights...

Four-year-old Paige Bennethum really, really didn't want her daddy to go to Iraq. So much so, that when Army Reservist Staff Sgt. Brett Bennethum lined up in formation at his deployment this July, she couldn't let go. No one had the heart to pull her away. (www.nbcphiladelph...)

I love pictures like this. The media tries to convince the world that soldiers are blood hungry killing machines, but really they are people just like us with the capacity to love and respect human life.