It is a story of courage, love and dedication. Marine Jesse Cottle was stationed in Afghanistan when he stepped on an IED. It blew off both of his legs. While recovering in his hometown of San Diego he attended a swim meet where he met a beautiful young swimmer named Kelly. What happened next is a story that will touch every heart.
Army Staff Sergeant Ty Michael Carter was today awarded the Medal of Honor By President Obama for his extraordinarily heroic actions during a Taliban assault on Combat Post Keating in Afghanistan in October of 2009. His story exemplifies the courage and sacrifice shouldered each and everyday by our service men and women in uniform. Here is the official awarding of the medal as provided by The Pent
Gracie is the dog in this video and she is truly excited, to the point of 'crying', to see her dad (he calls himself 'Da-da' in the clip) who has come back from Afghanistan. A women says in the video, "She is so happy, she can hardly sit." And when you watch it, the dog is so excited, she doesn't know what to do--she literally cannot sit. Enjoy.