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Inside the Milwaukee School of Languages, graduating seniors prepared for a moment a life-time in the making.

It is a day Kayla Brewer was sharing with her mom who proudly was taking pictures of the graduate. But what Kayla didn't realize is someone else close to her was also coming to the ceremony.

Her big brother Dawson was on leave from the Air Force but Kayla thought Dawson was still stationed in Japan. They hadn’t seen each other in nearly a year, but Dawson wanted to come home as a gift to his sister.

After all the diplomas were awarded, a surprise announcement was made. Kayla was called onto the stage and the principal said he had a message from her brother. Dawson came from the left of the stage and embraced his sister as the crowd cheered loudly.

“I haven’t seen him in forever and I was not warned that he was coming,” said Brewer. “It means a lot, I miss him, and it’s been hard.”

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