Here are 24 of the most touching moments ever, caught on camera.
When this girl got the most incredible surprise proposal
When Lucas Hembree and his service dog Juno shared a hug
When a survivor of an earthquake found a treasured photo album intact in Sichuan, China
When Luka, a 12 year-old boy with muscular dystrophy, was able to finally feel free thanks to photographer Matej Peljhan.
When Meghan Vogel carried Arden McMath, a competitor, across the finish line when she collapsed during a race
When Hawkeye refused to leave the side of his Navy SEAL master
When a soldier met his baby girl for the first time
When Arnulfo Castorena won his first gold medal in swimming for Mexico in the Paralympics
When this old dog’s loving owner cradled him in water to help ease his friend’s arthritis pain
When a man taught his girlfriend the alphabet again after she lost her memory
When 8 year-old Christian Golczynski accepts the flag for his father, Marine Staff Sgt. Marc Golczynski, who died in Iraq
When teachers in India gave lessons to homeless children
When a man did anything to save his wife’s life
When a boy met his best friend…
And then had to say goodbye.
When Irish rugby player Brian O’Driscoll shared his Heineken Cup victory with one of his biggest fans
When a woman kissed the hearse the body of her 20 year-old cousin arrived in at a military funeral
When Specialist Dean Oldt, a marksman with the 101st Airborne, reunited with his dad
When a cancer patient drew her wish on a mirror
When Marine Sergeant Frank Praytor fed a 2 week-old kitten after her mother was killed
When Nick Vujicic inspired us all by living a full life without limbs
When a man reflected on his life with his loving wife
When a woman went to lunch with her husband every day, no matter what
When a terminally ill mother watched her daughter’s first dance over Skype
When Taylor and Danielle Morris showed us the meaning of true love.
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