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SEVEN-YEAR HUG

SEVEN-YEAR HUG
U.S. Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Leon Bodden hugs his mother, Janet Flowers, upon seeing her for the first time in seven years after arriving in Belize City, Belize, Nov. 24, 2009. Bodden is a culinary specialist assigned to the assault ship USS Wasp, which is in port as part of a humanitarian mission known as Project Handclasp.
U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Christopher Koons

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