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Ten Days Until an Ounce
by Janeen Robichaud
Rated "G" by the Author.
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The ten days after Marine boot camp...until he leaves again.

The excitement rose when graduation was over

Finally Marine boot camp was over....he could come home for 10 days.

While he was home, I took in every ounce of what I missed about him...

The silly pranks

Playing the keyboard

Late night talks

The loving name-calling (it's a family thing)

His respect for me.....and vice versa

His amazing good looks

His generous nature

His love of family

Just the all-around love of being in his company

The ten days are over now. It's back to missing him...but this time it's not for 13 weeks. It may be for life! Only the government long my son will be gone.


God be with Zach! Thank you

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Reviewed by Kate Clifford
Beautiful capture of the love a mother has for her son and the fear that goe's into the heart as war continues.
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