Military homecomings are the ultimate heartwarming tearjerkers. Remember the surprise visit at a recent football game or the adorable dog welcoming home his soldier owner? We’re tearing up all over again! But don’t let the waterworks flow just yet -- we’re here to bring you a funny behind-the-scenes look at these guys.

Before soldiers surprise their loved ones, do you have any idea what goes on during the plane ride home? Let’s think back to when we were kids. What’s the best way to act like a funny monkey and not have a care in the world? Pillow fight!

After serving in a war, these guys needed to let loose a little. Throwing around pillows is the ultimate way to have some good old-fashioned toddler fun, and luckily, planes are equipped with tons of them. Yet another reason our troops are awesome!