What this dad did for his 3-year-old daughter when he returned from Afghanistan will get through even the toughest of souls.

Upon returning home from a deployment, he wrapped himself up as his little girl's birthday present. After waiting nearly three painstaking minutes for her to unwrap it, he emerges from the box, and, well, the rest is what everything good is made of.

Now if you'll excuse us, we have a little dust in our eyes that needs to be tended to.

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