There Are Angels Among Us

One of the really neat things about social media to me is the very unique stories that I see from time to time, sometimes I admit it takes a bit of navigating to get to them.

When I saw this story, it stopped me in my tracks.  To me, when I think of those that have fallen defending our great nation, I am lost for words. No doubt it is the ultimate sacrifice.  Enter  Julia Yllescas.  This young lady has just knocked out it out of the park with the bases loaded with her graduation photos.

A Nebraska high school senior sent her graduation pictures to a photographer to create “angel pictures" of her and her…

Posted by Fox News on Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Her father died as a result of an IED explosion in Afghanistan  more than a decade ago.  Julia found a way to honor him in her high school graduation pictures.

Aurora (Nebraska) High School senior Julia Yllescas requested a photographer to create an “angel picture” of her and her father, Army Capt. Robert Yllescas.  The photos show her along with her dad almost as an angel by her side. What an amazing gesture of honor.  I for one salute not only your fathers service to our great nation, but certainly to you Julia.  It is true that the good of the one, can outweigh the good of the many.

 

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