Get ready to melt.
When the last of the wrapping paper finally comes off, she tries to open the cardboard box.
Out pops the best birthday gift ever: her dad, Joshua Carr, back from a tour in Afghanistan.
Nonstop giggles follow.
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"What did you get for your birthday?" Bridget's mother asks.
The elated little girl, clinging to her father, has no words.
"Daddy comes back," the teary mother answers for her.
"#1 Perk of returning from Afghanistan around your 3 year old's birthday," Carr writes on YouTube.
Here are a few other military reunions that have us smiling:
In 2011, a French soldier returned home to his children, unannounced, after seven months away.
In 2013, an Air Force physician shocked his family at the beach, rising out of the water in camouflage and a scuba mask.
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