After Airborne graduation, Gabriel got an unexpected leave before reporting to his next duty station. We didn’t tell his brother and sister that he was coming home!
My husband was recalled after 5 weeks of being home from a 7-month deployment. He returned last night (late) from Haiti, and this morning his daughter and son found him!
“Charlie came home from Iraq 8 days early to suprise us at the 4th of July fireworks in D.C.!”