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A mother is beyond grateful to have her military son home after a shocking surprise homecoming.

Femi Opesanmi last saw his family in August 2016, according to CBS News. A video posted to Facebook shows Femi walking through the front door at his Maryland home where his mother was sitting in the kitchen.

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When she spots him, she immediately starts screaming with joy. Then, she hugs him and starts repeating over and over, “thank you.”

Femi was serving the United States in the Middle East. According to his family, his mother didn’t let go of him for the rest of the day.

Watch the heartwarming moment below: