"Tracy, My son left Nov. 8th and is now in his WOT 5. I think the hardest part is when you wait at home all weekend for a call and then they don't get to call. I get so depressed it will take a few days to get over it. I write him every day and…"
My son left November 8th. You will find it gets better as the days go by. The only hard part is when you expect a call and then they don't get to make the call. Send letters to them like crazy, my son says this keeps him going. You will…"
"One thing I want to let you know about is the day they are scheduled to leave. They have to get to MEPS early (my son at 5:30 am) and they have to do the medical part and sign their contract like 4 times! We showed up at 8 am for the swearing in…"
"Wow you are lucky to be so close. He will be working on the computer part of the air craft (Integrated Avionics Systems (Heavy). Not sure of the correct title of his job. My son will be going to Mississippi for his tech…"
"I don't know his address yet. On his last call home it was at 9:30 pm and he said he made there and would send postcard goodbye. Click. So I am awaiting postcard and hopefully phone call this weekend. We will be there at graduation as San…"
"Hi Denise. I am Diane S. My son is the same age and my one and only. He left on the 8th also from Pittsburgh. We live in Maryland. I did cry when my son left and cry a little everyday. But I know he made the…"
My son, Andrew Guess, just left for bmt 11/8/11. It's nice to see all the other mothers whose child has left on the same day too. Andrew is my only child and 19. I didn't cry when he left, but I find myself tearing up when I walk by his empty room. I tell myself to be strong for him he is growing up and going to be off working. Every child leaves the house sometime and he is doing something great for our country. I am so proud of him and everyone that serves (or served) our great country. Maybe…See More