My finger was poised to hit the publish button on an entirely different post and then I checked Facebook. A friend had posted this video. I spent the next 9 minutes wiping tears away.

This is the brief story of Christopher Maloney, a contestant last year on UK’s X-Factor. While appearing too nervous to sing, he ends up blowing the crowd away with an amazing performance. But what is even more powerful is the belief that his grandmother has in him.

This video could be the best 9 minutes of your day!

All I have to say after viewing it is: parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, guardians…


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