When This Soldier Made A Surprise School Visit, One Student’s Reaction Was Heartbreaking

Image: Stijn Swinnen

There’s no doubt that it’s tough having a parent in the military. Deployments are unpredictable at the best of times. For instance, you could find out that your mom or dad needs to head out to a war zone with only a few days’ notice, leaving you with barely any time to say goodbye.