Definitely do not say how wonderful it will be to miss out on the responsibilities of my wife, kids, or the home. I personally hate this comment with a passion, yet hear it all the time. A Soldier, at least male soldiers - or at least me - need to know they are needed. Helping with the kids, encouraging my wife both emotionally and spiritually, whether in person, on a phone, email, letter or webcam, makes me needed.
But there are so many ways to say thank you. As random acts of kindness, they show a great amount of respect and admiration and mean more than some even might realize.
To see those notes, and sometimes hear or even see the reactions, is so touching.
I am so very proud of you and your accomplishment! And you are a great inspiration for many people! We are very glad. We thank you for fighting for our freedom. And kick the bad guys butts. To a soldiers wife via i. Take your hero out to dinner when he comes home. Thank you both for serving.
Him deployed and you for waiting. Your hard work and long hours and time away from family is difficult.
But you are appreciated. Your country needs more soldiers like you! I am 10 years old. I sincerely thank you for your service to our country.
I know you risk your life in an effort to protect our rights. This will definitely put a smile on their faces! Thank you for protecting our country. Must be pretty brave joining the Military. They say a man looks handsome in uniform. I love listening to music and being lazy. My favorite food is chicken wings and I like hanging out with my friends.
Do you have friends over there?
Do you guys work as a team? How old are you? How was it on your first day in the military? Anyway please write back. You have saved lots of lives.
My name is Kendall and I am a girl. We are giving this candy to you because we want to let you have some and the children. I hope someday we could save your life. We like to pay it forward in my family.
It is your lucky day!Nov 12, · Thank you for serving as a heroic example of who we are and what we can dream to be. Thank you for your service.
Author’s note: My friend Kim Adams Lowe inspired this column. Send a letter soon and keep writing! If they are deploying, get a letter out as SOON as you can when you do get the address.
It will mean the world when they . Thank you! thank you! thank you! There are a few veterans in my family. My grandpa on my moms side served in the Navy Airforce and they were travling all the time.
The emotional thank you notes written by these strangers are a beautiful representation of humble gratitude. As random acts of kindness, they show a great amount of respect and admiration and mean more than some even might realize. SAY “Thank You” Every Operation Gratitude Care Package includes a bundle of letters from the American people, thanking Troops, Veterans, New Recruits, or .
WHO. Make a list of everyone you need to thank. If your thank-yous are the result of a party in your honor, write down the names of those who sent or brought a gift, whether it came by mail, email, carrier pigeon or in person.