They say everything happens for a reason.
Back in 2007, this young boy’s father had been traveling home from earning advanced degrees in the hopes of giving his family a better life. Along the way, he wrote his son a series of postcards, one for each state he stopped in. Not all of them made it back home.
A little over two years ago, the boy’s father tragically died from a rare disease. But a couple days before the two year anniversary of his father’s death, he and his mother received something in the mail they didn’t expect.