A touching video capturing the emotional reunion between a mother and her son has gone viral, leaving social media users teary-eyed.
The mother, who worked for 30 years as a house help to fund her son's education, was overwhelmed with emotion when she discovered her son was the pilot of the plane she was boarding.
The surprise of a lifetime
The video, shared by the Instagram handle @Good News Movement, shows the Ethiopian mother boarding a plane only to be greeted by her son, who is standing with a bouquet of flowers.
The moment she recognizes him, she breaks down in tears and hugs him tightly.
Since being posted on October 22, the video has amassed nearly two million views and countless comments.
One user wrote, "I have tears in my eyes, and my heart is about to burst. Mama must be so proud of her son... her hard work paid off."
Another commented, "What a proud moment for a mother," while others simply expressed their emotions through heart and crying emojis.
A testament to a mother's sacrifice
The video serves as a poignant reminder of the sacrifices parents make for their children's success.
It also highlights the emotional payoff that comes from years of hard work and dedication, making it a truly heartwarming story that resonates with many.
Watch the emotionel video below