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SEE IT: Soldier surprises son at kindergarten with best present ever

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LONG ISLAND, New York (PIX11) – A Long Island kindergarten student got the best christmas present a kid could ask for when he was surprised at school by his dad. Private Frank Rivera has been away from his family for months while stationed in Fort Sam Houston. The usually calm dad couldn’t hold back his emotions talking about his son. Watch the piece for more.