- A lady, Pearl Pillay, took to social media to share an emotional achievement
- Pillay revealed she saved up money to install a geyser in her gogo's house
- Now, her grandmother has warm water for the first time in more than seven decades
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A social media user, Pearl Pillay, took to Twitter on Tuesday to share an amazing achievement in her life with Mzansi.
Because of Pillay, her 72-year-old grandmother has running hot water for the first time in her life, Briefly.co.za gathered.
"I'm feeling a feeling. I've been saving up money so that I could pay for a geyser to be installed at my grandmother's home, the home I grew up in. It happened this weekend, and for the first time in her 72 years of life, my ma lives in a house with running hot water," she said.
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South Africans were inspired by her story and they praised Pillay for looking out for her gogo.
Khulekani Magubane, who goes by the Twitter handle @KhulekaniMag, commented: "Brown babies feeding their guardians the fruit of their love and work. Now this is a feeling!"
Another tweep, @taahira_k, added: "Pearl, I am not crying, you are a wonderful human!"
Sureshnie Rieder, @Sureshnie, wrote: "What a special moment that must have been!!! Good on you."
Meanwhile, Briefly.co.za previously reported a lady secretly built her parents a home. She went on to surprise them with the new house on her dad's birthday and the story inspired South Africans.
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