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Family Matters Blog: Mother's Letter Explains Life as Army Spouse

By Elaine Wilson
American Forces Press Service

WASHINGTON, Nov. 23, 2010 – Army wife Sarah Hertig knows she can't predict who will come along and sweep her daughter off her feet in the years to come. But just in case it's a soldier, she wrote a letter to her daughter to share the incredible highs and the heartbreaking lows of military life. And she shared that letter with the world during a TEDxPentagon event called “Human Stories” that was broadcast live online earlier this week. Read about her touching letter and the partriotism that shores her up through the tough times.

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