Luke spent some time with us in April and has made a short documentary that will air in October. This post helps put a personal side to how we live and what we do without.
What do deployed soldiers miss? This is a question a number of people type into their Google search bar; when they do they end up here, they are looking for information, the miss someone, they’re worried, they want to know more about what their Soldier is going through. In order to make this blog more useful I took this question to a few of the Soldiers I met while embedded with the Zabul Agribusiness Development Team; they graciously provided the following responses.
YOU’VE BEEN IN AFGHANISTAN FOR NINE MONTHS, WHAT DO YOU MISS?
i miss being able to wash my hands with soap and water instead of layer after layer of gooey hand sanitizer.
days off work.
milk shakes made with milk. ice cream made with cream.
beds i don’t fall off of if i roll over in my sleep.
walking on flat , non rocky surfaces.
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