It is Like They are in Denial

“The kids… It is like they are in denial. No one talks of our leaving, but they know. Instead, they play and play and play w/ us. But, the one thing, hugs and ‘I love you’ and stuff like that all the time. They are going to be so lost w/out us.”

We’ve shared thoughts on this blog about how much our soldiers abroad miss their families, and how much their families miss them. There’s another side, though. The above quote is something Joe Roche wrote about the Iraqi children his unit must leave behind.



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