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Publisher Description

Dear Sergeant Fuller,

You won't know me for another two years, but I am your daughter....

So begins a letter sent decades into the past, from a daughter searching for answers to a soldier serving in war-torn Vietnam, in this true story of service and sacrifice, love and redemption, and the power of forgiveness.

A box with "Love Letters from Vietnam" etched on the lid waits buried in a closet, holding scrawled thoughts written on Air Force stationery from a passionate yet deeply flawed soldier stationed outside Da Nang to his young wife in east Texas. Years pass before a fateful, deadly winter night leads the soldier's daughter, Jennifer, to open the box, read the letters, and answer her father back in time. She tucks her letters into a package with no address, because she no longer knows where to send them.

Until she is sitting in a theater in Austin, Texas, at a performance by singer-songwriter Alex Woodard and hears him talk about writing songs inspired by letters. Her remarkable correspondence with her father takes Woodard on his first steps into the dichotomy between dark and light, as he imagines himself as Sergeant Fuller in Vietnam and begins to write songs sung from Fuller's heart.

Woodard's quest to learn more about the man and the war he fights both in Vietnam and back at home evolves into an extraordinary journey.

GENRE
Biographies & Memoirs
NARRATOR
Alex Woodard, Jennifer Fuller, Jeff Fuller
LENGTH
05:53
hr min
RELEASED
2016
September 7
PUBLISHER
For The Sender LLC
PRESENTED BY
Audible.com
LANGUAGE
EN
English
SIZE
295.4
MB