Little girl runs into her daddy’s arms when he surprises her for Thanksgiving

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- An Indiana fourth-grader was sharing a Thanksgiving story with her class when a familiar voice from behind asked her a question.

Before break, Kendyl Kraick was telling her class about a trip to Chicago when she was interrupted by her father, Master Sergeant Travis Kraick. He has been overseas for seven months.

Kendyl and her step-mother didn't think he would make it home to Fort Wayne in time for the holidays, but he did. The tearful reunion was captured by her uncle.