Restaurant Has Amazing Response After Woman Buys Beer For Fallen Soldier


A restaurant server got some major Internet love after he made a small gesture of thanks to a military woman and her late brother, a fallen soldier.

Brian Avey, a server at Buffalo Wild Wings in Tacoma, Washington, was taking the order of a woman in the military when she asked him for a Blue Moon and a Corona.

As is policy, Avey told the woman he could only serve her one beer at a time.

Her response was heartbreaking.

On his Facebook, Avey wrote,

So the server got her both drinks, and when he brought her the bill later on, he told her the restaurant would be covering the cost of the beer.

On her receipt, the woman wrote,

Avey posted the exchange to Facebook, and the picture went viral, garnering more than 40,000 shares and 93,000 likes.

According to the post, Avey asked his boss if he can leave the beer on top of a cooler next to an American flag.

To his surprise, his boss responded,

Citations: Restaurant Raises a Drink to a Fallen US Soldier Killed in Iraq (Mashable)