Wow, what a powerful and incredibly sweet picture. The solder next to the little girl is a local. He lives and raises his family in my part of the country. When the local paper ran this picture, I just about cried. It’s so sweet and powerful. Having a little 4 year old girl in formation is against Army regulations but not a single man there was strong enough or heartless enough to tell that little girl she couldn’t stand by her fathers side as he prepared to deploy overseas. You can read the full article in my local paper here
Doesn’t a story like this just warm your heart? Do you know of any other examples like this?