Here’s your aww moment of the day when a group of toddlers ignited a moment of inspiration that went viral.
A 3-year-old Florida boy who was in the Bahamas when Hurricane Dorian struck, survived the storm and went back to school on Monday to a warm welcome—and big hugs—from his friends.
The video has already been watched over 13,000 times on Instagram. It shows the children embracing their 3-year-old classmate who had just endured the unimaginable.
Makai Simmons and his mother Capron were visiting family in the Bahamas when the deadly storm hit.
They rode it out at Makai’s grandma’s house, which suffered heavy damage.
After waiting 13 hours in line–Capron and Makai were able to get on a cruise ship back to the United States on Friday.
Makai Simmons had his first day back at school Monday after he had missed a week of school because of getting stuck in the Bahamas.
“The love he received from his friends as soon as he walked into the class was so touching.”
His classmates jumped up as soon as he walked into his classroom and began hugging him, telling him they missed him.