I remember when I went to basic how my mom was. When I first told her I was joining the military she said "oh no you're not". She eventually came around, understanding it was what I had to do to make a better life…"
"Whatever you do...if she calls crying and telling you she made a mistake give her encouragement! Tell her how strong you know she can be and that it will be over soon! Stay strong, she is doing a very independent and honorable thing! …"
"I remember when I went. When I went home and told my mom I was going in the AF she said "oh no you're not." Now she and I will both tell you it was one of the best decisions of my life. I learned lessons I could never…"
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