하나에, 그가 썼어, “최고의 느낌.” 다른쪽에, the 9-year-old dedicated it to a very special someone – 그의 할아버지.
그것은 단순히 말했다, “사랑해요 아빠.”
Felix wanted to surprise his grandfather, Bruce Carrier, by giving him a ball as a gift.
그래서, 경기 후, he went to Papa’s house and presented the prized possession.
안에 now-viral video 본 4.6 백만 번, both Felix and Carrier become emotional during the exchange. This was in part due to the close relationship they share, Felix’s mom, Melissa Carrier-Damon of Sioux Falls, 폭스 뉴스 디지털에 말했다.
“My dad has spent a lot of time with all our kids and that includes playing catch, helping with batting and coming to their games,” said Carrier-Damon, who is Carrier’s daughter.
Carrier-Damon described her father as a “lifelong” Los Angeles Dodgers 부채. He is also a retired school superintendent, 그녀가 말했다.
“He still has people comment about what he meant to them when they were in school with him,” 그녀는 덧붙였다. “He’s just always been so caring and loving and his family is everything to him.”
As for Felix, “he could feel how much his papa loves him,” Carrier-Damon said.
이상 7,000 people commented on Carrier-Damon’s video – many of them sharing how the moment between grandson and grandfather touched their hearts.
“How I wish everyone could have a grandpa like this!!” 한 사람이 썼다.
“This is the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen,” another chimed in.
“It’s been amazing to see the outreach and the absolutely incredible comments that people have left,” Carrier-Damon said.
“I think we need all of the kindness and happiness we can get right now,” 그녀는 덧붙였다.