- A video of a young boy with down syndrome comforting his autistic classmate has gone viral
- In the clip, the boy with down syndrome can be seen putting his arms around the boy with autism in an attempt to calm him down
- Many social media users have commended the young boy who obviously has a heart of gold
Faith in humanity has been restored after a video of a young boy with down syndrome comforting his classmate with autism surfaced on the internet. The clip was posted by Jalisco Oculto on Facebook, showing that empathy is a beautiful quality in all humans.
The clip, which has been watched over 20 million times on social media, had many internet users believing that kindness is the ultimate language. Many praised the young boy for having such a beautiful heart and others commended his method of calming the autistic boy as it is a tested method used on children with autism.
Although the identity of the two kids is not known, the special moment captured on camera shows who they truly are and it is that identity over 20 million people are admiring on social media.
Down syndrome occurs when a person is born with an extra chromosome and means they will have some degree of learning disability. However, like in this case, people with down syndrome have their own unique personalities, talents and range of abilities.
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