20 Touching Photos That Can Break the Most Cynical Heart

10 months ago

Internet users often share their pictures depicting the most exciting moments of their lives. For example, a child’s reaction when they get an unusual present from their granny or a story about a toy that a man always takes with him when he flies to calm himself down.

20. A boy helps his sister during a flood.

19. No, dude, your license plate is lying. You’re a good guy.

18. “My grandpa turned 100 yesterday! He’s the oldest person in our family and the most pleasant to be around.”

17. “Our granny made us 2 pom-pom carpets. The kids are absolutely excited.”

16. “I gave my granny a tiara for her 90th because she’s a queen. She didn’t take it off all night.”

15. “I converted an unused closet in my house into the reading nook I’ve been dreaming about for years. I feel like the smile is going to pop off of my face.”

14. “I won a dance competition and $1000! I didn’t know there was a cash prize so here’s me crying my eyes out.”

13. “I finally reunited with my grandpa after 15 years and the first thing he shows me is a picture of 5-year-old me that he’d kept in his wallet ever since.”

12. “I took my son on his first backpacking trip. Prior to this trip, he always rode in a baby carrier while hiking. He wanted to be like me, so I had to put a ’baby’ in it.”

11. A guy printed out some photos of his father and him and added a note asking if he’d be his best man at his wedding.

10. “My mother and I decided to play video games. She never truly played a video game in her life but beat me at Mario Party. I just couldn’t help but feel happy and proud for her when she won.”

9. This retired firefighter was invited to the graduation of a girl he saved 17 years ago during a house fire.

8. “My autistic 5-year-old completely surprised us today by writing out his name! (It’s James.)”

7. “My dad is afraid to fly, so when I was 5, I made him a doll to hold on the plane. Mom just sent me this picture. He’s packed to come visit me. The doll is 43 years old!”

6. A bride and her brother set up a little surprise for his girlfriend.

5. This marine’s coming back from his service. He’s never seen his son before.

4. A boy meeting his dog who got lost 8 months ago

3. “My dad, a survivor of the Pol Pot era during which he lost 2 young children, is having a great time bowling on the Kinect. He’s happy and that made me smile.”

2. “This husband and wife are window washers in my hometown. Every time I see them they’re working hard together and then walking from one job to the next holding hands.”

1. A man notices a car that looks just like a car he used to have when he was young that he had to sell to raise his children. Suddenly, his daughter gives him the keys.

We just can’t stop crying after looking through these photos. What about you?

Please note: This article was updated in January 2023 to correct source material and factual inaccuracies.


#18 - the best prizes are unexpected prizes! The guy's face is priceless :)

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