She writes that she's looking forward to it.
Lord have mercy. Well, that's why her brave, intrepid soul is doing that work, and I'm not.
She asks for letters, as it's not likely that she will be able to access e-mail during her 7 month deployment. All mail will be carefully screened, so she asks for news from home and inspirational quotes and stories that keep you going.
(Romans 8:38-39, for a start)
If you'd like her address, e-mail me.
Damned if I haven't gone and cried off all my eyeliner.