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Graduation date of October 7,11 Parris Island
Posted By: Marisela Arvizu 07-29-11
My daughter left at 3:30 a.m. on June 20th, I can count the days I have not cried for her. She was only 17, turning 18 July 25th,11. She became ill the first 2 weeks of boot camp, I felt extremely helpless here in L.A. while she was 100 miles away. She is better now, and says she believes she is an expert "cleaner" and can wait to see us again on graduation day. All I want to do is hold her again in my arms, for she is the younger girl of two children. For those mothers missing their daughters, I share your tears and heartache, as I think of her every moment of my day.
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