Mom thinks soldier son can’t make it home for holidays—but watch when she sees who walks in!

A soldier made the rounds and surprised family and friends after plotting a surprise return home for the Holiday Season.

His first stop appears to be at a small kindergarten. He enters a classroom full of young tots and approaches one of the teachers. Her reactions is total shock and then incredible joy leaving them both speechless. She nods when one of the children asks, “is that your son?”

The soldier son continues to make his rounds, capturing golden moments of shock from grandma, sisters, and other loved ones on video. Check out this epic footage of adorable expressions from unsuspecting loved ones just happy to see their soldier home.

Later in the video, with a mischievous smirk on his face, the soldier admits to having known he would be home 2 weeks prior to his arrival.

If you listen closely, you’ll hear that his father and brothers were in on the surprise.

The holiday season can be full of surprises, and the best gifts do not necessarily come wrapped in a box with a bow on top.

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