Army Sgt. Timothy Hovey had to cancel his trip home to Sacramento, Calif. last Christmas, so his grandmother saved all of his presents, intending to give them to the 27-year-old when he came to visit before his scheduled deployment to Iraq next month.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.