- A young boy has finally found a forever home and his friends were there to witness the special moment in court
- Michael Clark Jr. invited his entire kindergarten class to his adoption hearing
- Clark was one of 37 children to be adopted on Thursday
A boy, Michael Clark Jr., has won over thousands of hearts on social media. Clark Jr. was one of 37 kids to be adopted on Kent County's annual Adoption day on Thursday.
The US little boy was formally adopted by his foster parents, Andrea Melvin and Dave Eaton, NY Daily News reported.
The county's official Facebook page posted a photo of Clark Jr. sitting next to his parents and the pic went viral for all the right reasons.
Behind the little boy sat his entire kindergarten class with cutout hearts as they witness the special day.
Take a look at the adorable image below:
The photo was shared more than 113 000 times on Facebook and it tugged on social media users' hearts.
Charlie Mahar commented:
"Huge props to the teacher, school and family for making this happen! So cool!"
Jade Darcy Nelson wrote:
"Literally said 'awww!' out loud when I saw those little faces! Too cute! I love how casual Michael is too."
Laura Lattaker added:
"Aaaawwww. If those two are the parents they have different expressions. Yet each are filled with love and excitement. He looks like he is a chill lil dude."
Wendy Langfield Wessling said:
"This is BEAUTIFUL! What an incredible community this boy will be part of!"
Meanwhile, Briefly.co.za previously reported on another heart-warming scene. A little girl was photographed waiting at a window for her adoptive mommy and daddy to come and take her to her forever home.
The photo was posted by an orphanage based in Johannesburg and has since gone viral.
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