Skip to comments.US soldier returns from Iraq to surprise daughter as she gets 'sergeant' right at spelling bee
Posted on 10/13/2011 5:52:32 AM PDT by NakedRampage
Skylar Johnson had not seen her father since last Christmas when she stepped on stage for her school's spelling bee on Friday.
So when the moderator asked the nine-year-old how to spell 'sergeant', she was overcome with emotion when he appeared from behind the curtain.
Staff Sergeant Therron Johnson and his little girl embraced for the first time in almost a year at Boca Raton Elementary in Florida
An Avionics Line Supervisor with Charlie Company of the 1,111th Florida National Guard, Sergeant Johnson has been serving in Iraq for the past ten months.
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If she had spelled it wrong, would he have not come out? lol.
That would have beeen awkward... :)
She would forget all about it when he came in though.
Ounce again we have to go to the Brit press for the real news about what is happening in our country.
Why do we have to read about this in a foriegn paper? Oh yeah, scratch that.....
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