Soldier Surprises Family Before Christmas

Watch what happens when a soldier gone for 8 months returns home.
1:08 | 12/26/12

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It is yeah again it we we want to welcome home. From the welcome home -- -- -- side. I am going to look at a welcome home welcome -- -- congress yeah OK so apparently US army soldier Chris. Is returning home to give his family holiday surprise he hadn't seen -- -- an eight month. His mom and sister thought that they would have to wait another three days to CN. But they got an early Christmas present Christmas so exciting to see his -- He said he had butterflies he was barely able to breathe but seeing their reactions made it all worth it Chris said he Honda Center so exciting -- I thought we might actually -- I'll bet that -- apparently did not have a pretty excited to everybody was happy to see Chris -- home. You never get -- by the -- any time in here but I don't agree. Folks have been away for so many holidays. You know overseas and they -- doing re occurring from doing so they'll go back. Again and back again -- wonderful welcome. The military diseases. So it's -- so good.

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