Nothing easy about deploying. Nothing easy about saying good bye to your loved ones, in the rain with 49* temps.
They are Marines, they will do their job as they slip out in the cover of darkness. Only the family members are left behind to say goodbye, wipe their tears and wait for the next contact from their warriors. Above pic is of some of those heading off to war this weekend. Enjoy your weekend; they are going to keep the wolf at bay! Semper Fi