July 30, 2005
SoldierSon: hey ma!
SoldiersMom: hey kid! long time no hear!!
SoldierSon: yeah been real busy
SoldierSon: I need ciggerettessssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss
SoldiersMom: I sent 2 boxes with cigs in them... how many have you gotten?
SoldierSon: 4 total so far
SoldiersMom: how many had cigs in them?
SoldierSon: one box had cigs
SoldiersMom: ok, there is a second already posted 10 days ago -- so any time now...
SoldierSon: write everyone that I miss them, and did u call goo about my camera
SoldiersMom: yeah.. I'll call again... there's a total of 13+/- boxes to you already... and some to V... some to R and M
SoldiersMom: and aunt k sent boxes... and aunt L was having a blast shopping for you (at least 3 or 4 boxes coming from her...)
SoldiersMom: and some army wives and moms that I have become friends with also sent food and stuff
SoldierSon: kool… bless them
SoldiersMom: and cousin k (uncle r's daughter) has organized HER WHOLE CHURCH to send you guys boxes which should start by mid-august!
SoldiersMom: well, we guess you've been OUT? haven't heard from you in a week... was worried... saw lots of crap happening W and NW of you...
SoldierSon: been busyyy really busyyy good and bad busy
SoldierSon: yeah and a lot mo sh*t happening where we are
SoldiersMom: ok... just glad you're ok... so does this mean you get another CIB LOL?
SoldierSon: no... just one, and I gtg
SoldiersMom: I'll send cigs again this week... I also sent a box of cake, cookies, muffins, etc. (they're vacuum packed)
SoldiersMom: LOVE YOU!!
SoldiersMom: stay safe
SoldierSon: I gtg lov u tons ma mmmwahs
SoldierSon signed off at 10:58:17 AM.
and while I'm having this IM, another screen pops up and it's one of my other Guys...
SoldiersMom: hey!!! so glad to finally hear from you!!
Vsoldier: hey mom how you doing
SoldiersMom: ok... have you guys been OUT?
Vsoldier: yea few times ... your boy's been out a lot... way more then me... gone most the week
SoldiersMom: well, we haven't seen any of you online and were worried...
Vsoldier: oh mom btw tell Catherine (from PA) thanks for that package … so kool
SoldiersMom: her son Dan is there... was a HUMMVV driver -- he gets to the Box this month and they decide they're going to make him a tank driver! LOL
Vsoldier: good times... he's safer... and we love them tanks!
SoldiersMom: you'll also be seeing stuff from mississippi and louisiana... some army wives and moms that boys/guys don't need anything at the moment said if you need, they send... so LOTS of stuff coming your way... aunt k sent, too...
Vsoldier: so awesome nice we are still thought of... love it... I gtg mom take care mwahs and hugs love ya
SoldiersMom: be safe love you V
Vsoldier signed off at 10:56:17 AM.