U.S. Army veteran Frankie Sanchez Sr. served for 23 years, but in 2016, he was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). The nerve condition, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, has left him confined to a wheelchair. But on May 28, he stood up for his son’s graduation from Air Force Basic Training.
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.