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My "Future" Marine
Posted By: Tasha Rush 12-17-12
My son Recruit Johnson, Adrian J. left for boot camp on November 5th, 2012. He is 22 years old and this is his first time away from home for an extended amount of time. I knew the day would come when he would leave home and start his own family and experience life, but it was still very hard for me to see him go and be gone for 13 weeks. My daughters both miss their big brother and are looking forward to seeing him at graduation Feb. 1st. His letters are positive in the aspect of having "new brothers" and learning new things. He has been used to "team effort" since he has always played football as well as other sports. I am very proud of him as well as very thankful that he has chosen to makea difference with his life. The weeks apart have gotten a little easier but I still miss my bestfriend very much and can't wait to be the first to give him the biggest bear hug a mother can possibly muster. Thank you to all the men and women who have come before him to serve our country.
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