- A US dad who works 3 jobs told his daughter he couldn't afford her dream dress
- However, he surprised her with the dress when she visited his workplace
- A video of the emotional moment has gone viral online
A doting dad from Pennsylvania in the US, who works three jobs to make ends meet, surprised his daughter with her dream dress recently.
Nevaeha Smith wished to have the dress for her school formal, Briefly.co.za learned. However, her dad, Ricky Smith, told her he couldn't afford it.
Nevertheless, he still went out of his way to buy it for her. Nevaeha was therefore least expecting it when he presented her the brand new dress after she visited him at his workplace.
Style Exchange Boutique shared a video of the emotional moment on its Facebook page, where it went viral. It has garnered an astonishing 12 million views and 200,000 shares so far.
In the video, Nevaeha is seen with a surprised, wide-mouthed expression on her face when she saw the dress. She then gave Ricky a long hug as she cried.
Both Nevaeha and Ricky expressed appreciation to social media users for the overwhelming and heartwarming response to the video.
Commenters praised the father-daughter duo for showing each other love and appreciation. See some of their reactions below.
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