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Wednesday 18 January 2017

Why is this photo of a grandfather driving complete strangers to tears?

Adam Boult

Published 18/03/2016 | 08:48

Ms Harmon tweeted the above picture with the caption:
Ms Harmon tweeted the above picture with the caption: "dinner with papaw tonight...❤ he made 12 burgers for all 6 grandkids and I'm the only one who showed. love him "

We'd have to check with a young person, but this story from Twitter is probably one of those things they'd say provokes "all the feels." 

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Twitter user @kelssseyharmon posted the above photo of her grandfather on Thursday morning - and in less than 24 hours its been retweeted more than 64,000 times.

Ms Harmon tweeted the above picture with the caption:
Ms Harmon tweeted the above picture with the caption: "dinner with papaw tonight...❤ he made 12 burgers for all 6 grandkids and I'm the only one who showed. love him "

"Dinner with papaw tonight," she wrote. "He made 12 burgers for all six grandkids and I'm the only one who showed."

Twitter has responded as only Twitter can - with an emotional outpouring suggesting that this grandfather's lonely dinner might perhaps be the most heartbreaking incident ever recorded on social media.

Here are just a few of the many emotional responses.

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