Story behind this. Her dad was leaving on a 2 year deployment. She was crying, and wouldn't let go of her dad’s hand, even when he stood in line, saluting. No one had the heart to break them apart.That's what is the life of Soldiers Sad !
Flat Daddies and Flat Mommies are life-size photos of deployed service members. They are provided to help children better cope with the separation they experience when a parent is away from home for long periods of time.