It really doesn't get much more AWWWW-inspiring than this.
In the following video, we meet Odie, a dog who has been away from his U.S. airman of an owner since December 2011.
So you can imagine the canine's crazy delight when his deployed master surprises him at home, as Odie proves there's something even more joyful than playing in a pile of leaves: true love.
Now that you're in a tearful mood, check out this video of a military man reuniting with his family. But grab a tissue first.