As the wife of an airmen, moving has become second-nature. Usually by the third year of living in the same town, I am itching to pack up my house and move to a new place. Even though it isn’t always easy to make friends or find a place to serve in a new town, I still enjoy the “fresh start” feeling that moving brings.
However, our recent move brought many changes to our lives. We returned to a post we were assigned to several years ago, and the excitement we felt upon returning was palpable. I couldn’t wait to catch up with old friends, explore our favorite haunts, and jump back into serving our old church.
I expected my children to be just as excited as I was.
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