A social media user shared how she helped her 'depressed' dad smile again after her mom passed away.
Mourning the death of one's mother is hard enough, but having to watch your dad suffer as a result of it takes it to an entirely different level.
A tweep, who has only been identified as @JiggyJehad, shared how she tried to cheer up her dad, who has been depressed ever since her mom passed away.
The beautiful social media user shared how her dad enjoyed taking selfies after she showed him how. According to the post, he needed a photo for an avi after looking to find online support sites.
"My dads been really depressed since my mom passed. Hes been trying to find support communities online & wanted me to take a photo for an avi. He was really embarrassed at first, BUT i showed him how to take a selfie & he enjoyed it!!! love you dad!" she captioned the post.
Briefly.co.za gathered @JiggyJehad's post blew up and in just a day it had over 164 000 likes on Twitter.
Her post gave other tweeps the feels and they tweeted their support for both @JiggyJehad and her dad.
Social media user @smu8aslat_ wrote, "My heart! He looks like such a sweet soul. Praying for his healing and to find happiness again."
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