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I have some weeks left to go on this deployment and the closer I get to the end, the more I question my new beginning. When I go home, I will be a two-time veteran and a college graduate of nearly one year. I have been thinking about this for a few weeks now, and I must admit it has taken a mental and emotional toll on me, as for many people preparing to go back home.
It was Labor Day Weekend, the official closing to the summer. Well here in Afghanistan, there arenâ€™t any holidays, itâ€™s still 102 degrees everyday, and my week hasnâ€™t ended since I laid my boots on ground here in February.
I just got dressed and I am already sweating from my pinky toenail.Â Itâ€™s over 100 degrees here at an air base in Kuwait but I donâ€™t care. By this … Read the rest