- A social media post went viral, as South Africans wished a gogo on her 100th birthday
- Her granddaughter shared a few beautiful photos of the festivities on the day
- The gogo was praised for her wisdom and longevity
Dorothy Mathe shared a heartwarming social media post on Wednesday that gave South Africans the feels.
Dorothy revealed that her grandmother celebrated a fantastic milestone on Wednesday - it was her 100th birthday.
She took to Facebook and shared some delightful pics of their festivities in the #ImStaying group.
Briefly.co.za noted the amazing reaction as thousands of social media users gave the post the stamp of approval.
More than 1 500 comments were shared wishing the wise gogo a happy birthday.
Carolyn Vermaak said,
"Congratulations. Happy birthday Granny may you have a blessed day what a milestone you are truly blessed."
Annatjie Muller Wardle added,
"Happy birthday fear gogo. May God bless you every day of your life."
Sisb Mokoena paid a lovely compliment:
"Happy birthday GOGO,U still look beautiful."
Anita van Rensburg responded,
"Wonderful! What a grand lady you all are so lucky to have her in your lives. Please wish the Birthday Girl all the best and God's richest blessings to her and her loved ones."
Previously, Briefly.co.za reported that Lebohang Maburunyana Rahlao detailed how he had his #ImStaying moment in a Shoprite in Harrismith.
He came across a gogo who lost all her money and graciously stepped in to purchase groceries for her.
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