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We are almost there!!!
Posted By: ROE DELLAVALLE 03-02-13
My son CJ left on Dec.17the. He graduates on Mar.15th. His crucible starts on Tues. I can tell by some of the letters his friends received that it's been a lot harder than he thought. But he would never want me to know that. We both have been threw a lot in the last 11 weeks. The last thing he said before he walked into that hotel that night was to the man I have been seeing for years "Please take care of her". He was so worried about me not realizing what he had ahead of him. Well, that man left me 2 weeks ago and the promise of me and him driving to Parris Island to get CJ now is completely up to me. So the most is over but the hard time is here. CJ will get threw the Crucible with everything he has accomplished in the last 11 weeks, and I will find Parris Island on my own with my GPS! I am so proud of him, he could have done anything with his life and that incredible brain God gave him. So on Mar. 14th when I finally lay my eye's on him and he sees I got there alone, we will both be so proud of one another nothing on this planet is going to matter. People keep saying how excited I should be he is coming home. But his home now is with the marines. After South Carolina there is North Carolina and then ???. So to all the families who are saying their good bye's and throwing their going away parties, I promise it feels like forever but it isn't.
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