The raw emotion felt by looking at this picture still brings tears to my eyes.
That is why I felt it was important to include it on my blog.
Even though deployments are a common part of military life, the emotional aspect never gets easier.
Scott was leaving for seven months and I can’t remember what number deployment this was.
Although our daughter was only five-years-old in this picture, she had already said goodbye more times than most people.
Samantha is 17-years-old now, and she is one of the bravest people I know.Follow Me