It started out as an ordinary day at At Edison elementary school in Willoughby, but by lunch time, this 8-year-old student learned that it was anything but ordinary.
When little Destiny was asked what she is thankful for, she quickly answered “my mom”, and to make her point, she is wearing a T-shirt that reads “My Mom is My Hero”. Destiny’s mother, U.S. Navy Petty office Second Class Sierra Cook, has been out on deployment and hasn’t seen her daughter since last Thanksgiving. But destiny didn’t know that what she is more thankful for was home.
Our brave men and women in the military go through a lot to keep us safe. It’s such a joy to see them come back safe to their children.
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