VIDEO: 3-year-old girl unwraps 'Dad-In-A-Box'

VIDEO: 3-year-old girl unwraps 'Dad-In-A-Box'

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Unwrapping the present ... Unwrapping the present ...
"Happy Birthday!" "Happy Birthday!"
(WJBK) -

A father returning from Afghanistan wraps himself in a box for his 3-year-old daughter to unwrap as a birthday present.

The video was posted to YouTube. You can watch the touching encounter in the video player above.

MOBILE USERS: Click here to watch the video on YouTube

The description of the video reads, "#1 Perk of returning from Afghanistan around your 3 year old's birthday."

The suspension builds in the video as the little girl takes time to carefully unwrap each strip of paper covering the larger-than-life box.

When the paper is finally all off, she reaches open the flaps. Her dad springs up and yells, 'Happy Birthday!'

The little girl laughs and giggles and covers her mouth with her hands in disbelief before running into her dad's arms.

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