“So I told my parents I wouldn’t be home for two weeks. But I actually came home today and surprised them. My mother wasn’t expecting me so it was a perfect surprise for her birthday that was a couple of days later.” – Damion Schultz
Sailor’s early return makes for wonderful birthday surprise for mom
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This mother-of-three was stunned to tears during her weekly supermarket shop, after her soldier brother surprised her in the aisles after a year away serving.
This video shows the heartwarming moment a woman was brought to tears when her fiance, who had just finished five months of Air Force basic training, surprised her at her university dining hall.
Adults might have it easier, because they understand what is at stake here. Children, on the other hand, struggle with the idea that mommy or daddy will be gone for a long period of time.