MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Mother’s Day came a couple days early for a South Florida mother who thought her son would be far away serving the country in Afghanistan.
Marta Torres, who works in the maintenance department at Gulliver Schools, received quite the surprise when her son, with a balloon and flowers in hand, showed up at her work.READ MORE: CDC Releases New Guidelines For Trial Cruises
The moment was captured on video. By standers clapped while mother and son embraced in the halls of the school.READ MORE: South Florida Streets Packed For Cinco De Mayo, First Big Holiday Since Governor Lifted Local COVID Restrictions
Torres’s son has been serving in Afghanistan for the past seven months.
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