Originally Posted by stlrtruck
Tonight I invited the kid across the street, who is home on leave, over for a drink (or two) to show him my appreciation for his dedication and sacrifice to country.
He is a US Marine and soon he will be back on base and a few months after that enroute to another deployment.
Bless you and a hearty
to him! What kind of deployment is it for him? If he's on a ship, then it's a mini-vacation. I've been on those ships, lots of fun, great ports. Even in the worst of times, we still managed some great port visits.