Military father surprises young daughter with early return

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A second grader from Florida is brought to tears after her military father surprises her with an early return home from overseas. reported that Lyrique thought she was playing a word game. She and her classmates eventually realize that they’re spelling out the phrase, “Lyrique’s Dad is Home.”

That’s when Lyrique turns around to see her father, Air Force Sergeant Wil Alteus.

Watch the emotional reunion in the video above.



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