As Shaffer turned toward baggage claim, a crowd of family and friends yelled, 'Surprise!' Then the crowd parted to let Misty through for the big reunion.


"Everything's new," said Shaffer, who handed his daughter a stuffed camel he'd bought in Afghanistan. "I pretty much have a new wife. My daughter's three times the size she was and we have our own home now."
Soldier comes home from Afghanistan to find wife shed 100 poundsĀ* - NY Daily News

Not every man can say his wife dropped 100 lbs while he was at work. I'm glad this worked out for them, she's happy with meeting her weightloss goal, the GI is loving life back in the USA.