Returning airman surprises football-playing son by dressing up like a player on the other team

This past fall, Master Sergeant Joseph Martel returned from Afghanistan to Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany a month earlier than expected. After meeting his wife at the airport, they made the 2.5-hour trip to their son’s international school in Brussels to watch his football game.

But Martel added a twist — He watched the game from the sideline of the opposing team, wearing their gear.

Then, late in the game…

(via Daily Mail)

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One response to “Returning airman surprises football-playing son by dressing up like a player on the other team”

  1. SL says:

    Brought complete tears to my eyes…My son’s fathers have never wanted anything to do with them. They have assaulted me for years. This is the way I grew up with a Wonderful father. How I prayed that my son’s had the same. Just didn’t work out that way..So I have been both and it has been hard but I have 2 Beautiful, morally sound, Great young men, My son’s!

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