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This Adorable Little Girl Interrupted Her Dad's Homecoming Ceremony For A Hug

Go, Karis, go!

Posted on October 8, 2015, at 10:32 a.m. ET

Daniel Oglesby is a first lieutenant with the 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division. He recently returned home after an eight-month deployment to Kuwait.

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Oglesby was participating in his homecoming ceremony when his daughter, Karis, decided she couldn't wait any longer to see her dad.

So she interrupted the ceremony for a hug.

Karis hadn't seen her dad in eight months, so she was understandably excited.

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And then ran back to her mom, waiting in the audience.

Speaking to KKTV afterwards, Oglesby said that he was happy to see his daughter after a long time away: "She was excited and I wasn't going to say no."

"That moment was about the family, so I figured I'd greet her, give her a kiss on the head, and then tell her I'd meet up with her momentarily after we were done with the presentation," he told Today.

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BuzzFeed News has reached out to find out more about the adorable family. (⌒‿⌒)

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