For Carl Edwards Jr., Memorial Day has a special meaning.
That’s since a Cubs reliever has a really tighten tie to a armed services.
Edwards met his fiance, Nette Smith, before her deployment in Afghanistan. Throughout her active service, Edwards kept in hold by essay her letters. Their attribute eventually blossomed, and now a couple has a one-year-old child.
With Smith’s army joining finished, she views Memorial Day as a time to conclude all those who serve.
“To me, Memorial Day is a day set aside for me to remember some of a people we have met who sacrificed everything,” Smith said.
Watch a couple’s whole story in a video above.