Jennifer Oravet, WSFA
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - It was the welcome home every soldier hopes for.
The patriot guard was in place and a loved one was waiting with hopeful anticipation.
While it had all the trappings of a picturesque homecoming, Army Specialist Aaron Cass' mission wasn't complete.
He had unfinished business with Army Sergeant Amy Ryan, who was finishing her last tour in Iraq when he was deployed to Afghanistan.
Cass popped the question as soon as they met at the Montgomery, Alabama airport.
"I had been planning this since February," he said. "I didn't really know what to do."
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