Scott Kelley, also a veteran, filmed all of the emotional reunions and uploaded them online.Thanks to YouTube, families across the world can share that moment of exuberance when a soldier returns home from overseas. Martin Miller decided to multiply that moment by three, surprising his dad, sister, and mother in succession. His friend
Miller is from Phoenix, Ariz. and was deployed to Afghanistan a year ago. He planned the surprises with Kelley, who lives next door to the Miller’s. Kelley witnessed Miller’s dismissal and drove him to the hospital where Mason’s father Bernie works. Inside, Mason knocked on his dad’s office door and interrupted a meeting. The elder Mason clearly did not mind.
“For God’s sake!” Bernie said through tears as he hugged his son. “I can’t believe you!”
But Mason was just getting started. With father in tow, the three men then visited his sister at work. She also could not stop hugging him.
“Mason! Oh my God!” she exclaimed when she saw her brother. “Oh she’sRead More »from Soldier Returns Home and Surprises Family Members in Succession