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My baby is in Iraq


Friday, November 11, 2011

Well my baby is in Iraq. She got there last night. She will be there for 6 months. She has two small children at home. This makes me very sad. If that wasn't enough her husband is being deployed to somewhere "that isn't as safe as where she is going" He will be deployed before she comes home.

People do not understand all of the sacrifices the military make for us. This is just another example of how much they give to their country. emoticon
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CLAVINOVA 11/12/2011 6:04PM

    I'm so sorry to hear that your daughter will be in Iraq - I know I would be very concerned if it was my daughter too. We will keep you and your family in our prayers and please tell them that there are many of us that really do appreciate what they are doing for our country and all the sacrifices they are making. Hope that 6 months is very successful and she will be able to come home even sooner.
Take care.

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FUNKY5RED 11/12/2011 10:36AM

    Prayers for your daughter, husband, and family - and all the military serving our country and their families. Thank you for the sacrifice you are making. My nephew was in Afghanistan and has returned after a year deployment. Another nephew is still there.

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GRAYGRANNY 11/12/2011 8:04AM

    Praying for all for safety......just can't imagine going thru that!!! God Bless you and the family........and thanks for all that your family AND you do

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YIGOBUTTERFLY 11/12/2011 4:33AM

    Praying for safety for both of them.

Jane on Guam

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JOANNS4 11/11/2011 9:20PM

    God bless you and your family. Thank you and your family for the sacrifice you have made for us all.
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SVELTEWARRIOR 11/11/2011 8:51PM

    Please tell them both that I said thank you. I will say a prayer for the safety of both of them.

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MACILINN 11/11/2011 8:00PM

    Where are the kids gonna go? It's crazy that at least one can't stay home, I know the life of a military wife, my hubs is retired Marine Corp. It is a great retirement and something they will be proud of the rest of their lives, but ohh sometimes the sacrifice is tough. One thing my hubs says "He believes it's harder on the ones left behind, because they are busy doing the mission" Let me tell you though the med bene's are great and the retirement won't make you rich, but won't make you poor in your later life either. Tell them Happy Veteran's day!

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SLCOLMAN 11/11/2011 7:14PM

    Thinking of you and your family.

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THETURTLEBEAR 11/11/2011 5:00PM

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HAILEYSMEMAW 11/11/2011 4:49PM

    Tell them both emoticon
from my family an I.

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MOMS100 11/11/2011 4:21PM

    May she and her husband both return safely! My youngest son was in both Iraq and Afghanistan, and (thankfully) is now back. God bless our servicemembers!

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RORYLYONS 11/11/2011 4:05PM

    God Bless you & your family...Thank you for the sacrifice & protecting the USA emoticon emoticon

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SPARKCHANTAL 11/11/2011 3:49PM

    am keeping you heavily in my prayers.
i've had relations in iraq and afghanistan and seen and heard some of the negative effects such an experience can have.
so i wish your family a speedy, safe and sane return home!

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IMIN2GENES 11/11/2011 3:42PM

    My heart is with you and your family as well as my prayers for a safe return for all. Many thanks to you, them and all the folks in the services as well as their families. Their sacrifices are many.
Chris
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CARLAH528 11/11/2011 3:36PM

    I am sad for you as well. And I so appreciate the sacrifice and will pray they remain safe. My daughter was in the Navy right after the 9/11 attack and I was terrified that she would have to go overseas. She did not. They will be in my prayers.

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YELLOW09RED 11/11/2011 3:28PM

    God bless you and your family today.
My heart is with you today. Prayers for her to be safe everyday.
Hugs & Smiles,
Debbie
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