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The Announcement

Last month after a special lunch with my Dad, my daughter and my son-in-law, I got the surprise of my life. My daughter Megan and son-in-law, Rich are both active duty service members. Both in the Navy. Both stationed at NAS, Jacksonville. Two days after this surprise announcement, Rich deployed to Japan for six months. It's unclear if he will be back in time for the birth of their first baby, but we are forever hopeful. My dad, pictured with Megan, is retired Navy. He is a r