Very honest and interesting to peak into his mind and has a very good ending The only reason I m giving it 4 stars instead of 5 stars is because he is very negative in many places in the book. loved it, read it than once, everyone needs to read it And Then I Cried Stories Of A Mortuary NCO Is The First Work From Justin Jordan Jordan Details Life As An Air Force Mortuary Non Commissioned Officer In His Stunning Debut Jordan Forces The Reader To Walk Beside Him On His Journey In This Gruesome World Jordan Holds Nothing Back, And Shares In Graphic Detail How He Honored Americas Heroes, Both At Deployed Locations And Stateside This Book Will Pry Your Eyes Wide Open As You Gasp From The Sheer Horror He Faced Daily, From Dealing With The Families Of The Fallen, To Witnessing The Embalming And Preparations Of The Deceased Jordan Also Shares How This Job Taxed His Mental Well Being, As He Suffered In Silence, Longing Not To Care Jordan Is Still Serving On Active Duty And Suffers From The Crippling Effects Of PTSD, His Story Will Enlighten You, It Will Touch You, And Yes, You Will Cry This was A great book start to finish I couldn t Stop reading it I read the whole book in 4 hours The joy the tears and everything kept my hooked into it Couldn t recommend a better book to read about the real life of a soldier. The book struvk a chord.Being a veteran of Vietnam i found this very interesting We never saw this side of war or the impact a death had on anyone in the States Thank you for writing this. Interesting look behind the curtains but I felt like the author gave too much details on certain things dragging things while he rushed through others Unfortunately the rushed parts where the ones I was most interested in.Interesting look at something we don t usually think about though. Awe inspiring Highly recommended This is a raw and honest story Thank you for writing it for others to read Very well written, obviously written from the heart Recommend this book to anyone who has any compassion in their heart Congratulations Great book gained knowledge of the way military funerals take place I stretched out on my bed to read a chapter A single chapter to relax and help to sleep I then realize i ve read six chapters and wanting to read Wanting to give Justin a hug and support Wishing I had tissues to dry my tears I m so surprised by the detail he gives in telling his story it puts you right there beside him and almost gives you that I want to run away feeling, but you can t your bound by the same responsibility Justin has You can t run and hide cause you to have that responsibility to the fallen soldier, to honor them Please if you haven t purchased this book you really should. Reading this book is like sitting down with a friend and having one of those conversations that stays with you forever Jordan takes the reader into his world and offers a view that most could never conceive of This book will open your eyes and your heart to the sacrifices of our military As a military parent and the spouse of a veteran I found Jordan s writing to be heartfelt and spot on.
Justin is a Master Sergeant in the United States Air Force and has 19.5 years of service During his time he served for many years as a Mortuary Non Commissioned Officer both in deployed locations and at home Surrounded by death and dismay for so many years has had a compromising effect on his mental well being Diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD in 2009 he has struggled to cons
- And Then I Cried
- Justin Jordan
- 09 February 2017 Justin Jordan