Thursday 17 January 2019

This teen surprised her dad when he was upset he couldn’t see her on prom day

Vanessa Macedo took a heart-warming video when she surprised her dad at work.

Vanessa Macedo
Vanessa Macedo

By Emily Chudy, Press Association

A teen is going viral for surprising her dad at work after he was upset he wouldn’t be able to see her all dressed up for her prom.

Vanessa Macedo, an 18-year-old student from California, went to her father Joaquin’s fruit truck to show him her gorgeous outfit, and his reaction is priceless.

Posting the video on Twitter, Vanessa said: “My dad was upset that he couldn’t see me on my prom day so I decided to surprise him.”

She said her boyfriend filmed the surprise before they took off and enjoyed the prom.

She added: “My sister and I planned on doing this literally like two hours beforehand, she was the one texting me that he was upset and he wanted to see me.”

The heart-warming video has more than 27,000 retweets, and plenty of social media users have commented saying the post had touched them.

Vanessa said: “My dad was not expecting me to take time out of my day to surprise him so he was really happy to see me all dressed up.”

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