- A man paid homage to his late grandmother in a heartfelt social media post
- He revealed how she raised him and talked about her hard-working character
- The beautiful post included a photo which epitomised who she was and it struck a chord with many South Africans
A picture is often worth a thousand words and this was clearly evident in an inspirational social media post.
Bonang Chopho paid tribute to his late grandmother as she shared a heartfelt message regarding the woman who raised him.
Bonang explained that she worked tirelessly and returned home fatigued and often wet from a hard day's work in the rain.
He emphasised that she worked each and every day, irrespective of the weather conditions, just to ensure that they had a plate of food to eat.
Bonang included a photo which tugged at the heartstrings of social media users.
Briefly.co.za noted the overwhelming impact after the post was shared by the #ImStaying group via Facebook.
Elizabeth Eekhout was mightily impressed:
"Wow! What a wonderful woman. Great example you had. She looking down on you & so proud of person you became."
Carol Hodgkinson added,
"Bless you and your family, Bonang! Your Grandmother raised a good man! She lead by example."
Friederike Laubscher felt there were lessons to be learnt:
"Bonang,what a wonderful Gogo you had ,we all can learn from there experiences and you can be proud."
Michelle Ndlovu became emotional after seeing the post:
"Brought me to tears. Grandmothers should live forever and see us transforming and breaking the cycle of poverty."
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