Nipper gets his Da as a surprise birthday pressie

Discussion in 'US' started by Bugsy, Jan 30, 2009.

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  1. I know this is about a Septic squaddie and I know it’s from the Daidley Maidley, but I just found it so very heartwarming:

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1132305/Its-Dad--Youngsters-joy-discovers-birthday-gift-father-home-Iraq.html

    When I read this, I must admit there was a ferocious amount of grit suddenly flying around my desk:
    But this also gave me food for thought:
    So of the four years he’s been in, and not including his basic and trade training, he’s spent 17 months on operations to date. I reckon that's rather a lot, or is it just me?

    MsG