- Brianna posted a photo of herself and a childhood bestie from 2006
- She appealed to Twitter users to help her reconnect with her friend
- Before long, her friend replied to her tweet
A Twitter user from Mississippi, United States, has reconnected with her childhood bestie after 12 years thanks to Twitter.
Brianna, who uses @briannacry as her Twitter username, recently posted a photo of herself and her bestie from back in 2006, Briefly.co.za gathered. She wrote:
Hey twitter, I met this girl on a dinner cruise in Hawaii in 2006. We were basically best friends for that night, so I need y’all to help me find my best friend cause I miss her and I need to see how she’s doing now. Please retweet this so we can be reunited.
Before long, tweeps retweeted Brianna's appeal close to 120,000 times. It also received well over 270,000 likes.
Her childhood bestie, @heii_tree, soon saw her appeal. She replied with a photo of herself along with a simple caption, "Heard you were looking for me."
It's unclear where @heii_tree lives currently, but she indicated a tweet that she's originally from Vietnam.
Although she and Brianna have reconnected, they might still have some planning to do before they actually meet again in person.
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Nevertheless, their story has warmed the hearts of thousands of tweeps around the world.
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