A Marine has just arrived and was ushered into the room of a dying man.
The nurse told the man that his son had just arrived. The patient was groggy from the medication, but he reached out his hand.
The Marine took the old man’s hand and held it – all night long. Nurses and staff came in and out of the room and offered the young soldier a place to rest and food. He politely refused the offers. Read the full article here ▶