There is nothing more painful than losing a loved one. The boy wept when he heard his late mother’s voice in the stuffed toy gift his dad gave him.
In 2017, Antonio Vargas Jr. shared this priceless reaction to the Christmas gift his dad gave him. He uploaded the video on YouTube and since it has brought millions to tears.
A Priceless Gift
The family recorded the video of Antonio receiving the gift. His dad wanted to cheer him up, gave him the most amazing gift he could receive on Christmas day. His dad wanted to record the whole exchange to surprise Antonio.
In the video, he was the last one to open his gift. Everyone watched as he opened the box. When he saw that the present was stuffed monkey, he looked a bit disappointed. However, when his dad handed him the instructional paper, he got curious.
Mommy’s Little Monkey
The note said that the stuffed animal was called “mommy’s little monkey.” Then his dad told him to touch the toy’s hands one at a time. After pressing one hand, it started to speak in the voice of his late mom. It said, “I love you, son, forever…”
Antonio immediately covered his face with the stuffed toy and began to weep. He then hugged the toy while bawling his eyes out. The youngster must have missed his mom so much, and hearing those sweet words from his late mother meant the world to him.
The boy’s friends tried to console him, but he just kept crying. He was overcome with emotion.
This story reminds us that life is short, and as much as possible, we should show our love and affection to our loved ones. Because no one knows when the Lord will call them back home.
So, don’t be afraid to show someone your love today!