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U.S. naval officer surprises daughter at school

Same day he surprised his son at his school

AVALON PARK, Fla. – To kick off the Memorial weekend, a 2-year-old at Primerose School got a surprise worth celebrating.

U.S. Navy Petty Officer Ryan Fountine showed up a week ago to surprise his daughter at her school after attending the school of his son, Adam's school, earlier that day.

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Primerose School at Avalon Park, in Orlando, celebrated the return of Fountine by helping set up a surprise for his daughter, Elena. 

Elena was playing on the playground when Fountine showed up after seven months' deployment on board a Navy submarine. 

She originally thought her grandmother was coming to pick her up. 

In the video posted above, her older brother said, "Dad's never going back to work."