- A video showing a kid crying as he begged his deceased father not to die has stirred emotional reactions online
- In the clip, the kid cried hard as he stretched his hands to touch his father's framed photo on the wall
- Many Nigerians who had once been in his situation commiserated with him and said he is in a difficult phase
Losing a dear one could be emotionally destabilising. If life were fair, no one should ever have to go through that, let alone a kid.
A viral video shared by @instablog9ja has shown the moment a young boy faced his deceased father's picture on the wall and mourned.
With a teary voice, the kid begged his father not to die. He kept repeating his words as he touched the framed photo. It was a painful thing to see.
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Nigerians who reacted to the video got emotional as they hoped the kid gets all the succour he needs to bear the loss.
Watch the video below (swipe):
At the time of writing this report, the video has gathered over 5,000 comments with thousands of likes.
Legit.ng compiled some of the reactions below:
"Don't worry boy you'll be great in life. Big blessing comes with dissappointment and dad will be proud of you."
"God please don’t let us loose ours early, make them no loose us too ah, God abeg."
"This breaks my heart, no child deserves to lose his or parent at a young age .. may God protect him as a father would n provide for his mother too."
"This is so sad, the little boy is even begging him not to die."
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"This is so emotional. I can relate. I miss my dad too."
Dad shows his child love
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a young father, Will Rudd, who works as a site manager, shared adorable photos of his three-year-old son on LinkedIn specially dressed for work.
The man revealed that they always passed by his workplace whenever he took him to his school. Each time, the young child would ask his dad if he can build houses with him.
One day, Rudd gave him a chance, and dressed the kid in a site jacket and helmet. He revealed that the kid was so excited by the opportunity.