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Disabled Love

            Disabled loveThe Creightons were very proud of their son, Frank. When he went to college, naturally they missed him; but he wrote and they looked forward to his letters and saw him on weekends. Then Frank was drafted into the army.

After he had been in the army about five months,
he received his call to go to Vietnam. Of course, the
parents’ anxiety was greater than ever before. And
ever week they heard from him and were thankful for
his well-being. Then one week went by without a
letter ,two weeks and finally three. At the end of the
third week a telegram came, saying, “We regret to
inform you that your son has been missing for three
weeks and is presumed to have been killed in action
while fighting for his country.”

The parents were grieved. They tried to accept the
situation and go on living, but it was tragically
lonesome. About three weeks later, however, the
phone rang. A voice on the other end said, “Mother,
it’s Frank. they found me, and I’m going to be all right.
I’m in the United St…