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Soldier's Homecoming Brings Son to Tears - Video - ABC News

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Petty Officer James Ellis shocks his family with his return from Afghanistan.


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Lydia S (155)
Monday November 12, 2012, 10:27 am
Brought me to tears too !
Thanks so much , Heartwarming post.

Barb Knight (1685)
Monday November 12, 2012, 2:41 pm
Last night, Sunday Nov. 11th, @ 6:30pm, David Muir was reporting the news, and I'd just seen the video of Petty Officer Ellis surprising his son on my local ABC station WLOS13 so I practically JUMPED out of my WHEELCHAIR when David Muir said; 'And we'd like to share with you, this touching video, of Petty Officer James Ellis, of Asheville, North Carolina, surprising his son as he comes home from Afghanistan. The video is from our sister station WLOS13...' I was SOOOOOOOO EXCITED!!

Barb Knight (1685)
Monday November 12, 2012, 2:46 pm
That's the first time WLOS13 has ever made National News!! And it sure was a very heartwarming video!! My peacock feathers are SPREAD WIDE :)

Barbara K (61)
Monday November 12, 2012, 7:18 pm
Wow, that is awesome, what a tear jerker. Thanks so much Sweetie.

zora b (85)
Monday November 12, 2012, 11:06 pm
This was really touching and really emotional. A real tear jerker. Thank you for sending it to me, dear BarbCat.

Michael Carney (217)
Monday November 12, 2012, 11:24 pm
Very touching...

. (1)
Monday November 12, 2012, 11:52 pm
Wonderful! Thanks Barb.

Patricia H. (440)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 12:34 am
noted, touching piece

Giana P (398)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 1:08 am
I couldn't view the video for some reason but I take if from all of you that it is very touching.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 6:07 am
great story. thanks for sharing barb.

Debbie Crowe (87)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 6:50 am
Tears of joy are much better than tears of pain or sorrow!!!

Michela M (3964)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 9:39 am

Terry V (30)
Tuesday November 13, 2012, 4:35 pm
Next time warn us to grab the Kleenex. :-)

. (0)
Wednesday November 14, 2012, 3:27 pm
Thanks so much for this.

Carol B (1)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 6:46 pm
Wow Barb you really were on the ball to catch this one! What a beautiful homecoming!!! This just warms my heart. Thanks so much for sharing it!!! Love you!

Kim O (396)
Thursday November 15, 2012, 8:37 pm
Thanks for sharing this one Barb!!
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