- Social media users were left inspired by a woman's success story
- The story was shared by her proud daughter
- The daughter explained that her career path was inspired by her mother
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A woman took to social media to praise her mother and share her success story. The super mom went from selling sweets on the street to becoming a qualified teacher.
Mohau Cool Mohh Tutubala took to the #ImStaying group to share the inspiring story. She described her mother as having gone through a hard upbringing and ended up selling sweets to support them.
"She started working at a farm school with just matric during those times and when they were about to be phased out."
The determined woman took advantage of the government's help to further her education and eventually graduated as a teacher.
"I am staying because she is the motivation I needed to also become a teacher and now am a DH at my school."
The rags-to-riches story inspired many social media users. Facebook user Mabina Tsheli Ntsheledi said:
"She looks beautiful."
Vicky Maruping said:
"Beautiful words of appreciation Tsala.TRUE MOTHERHOOD!"
Martin Williams said:
"She is awesome and big inspiration for many of us... love this with my all."
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