This 94-Year-Old's Thank You Letter Is The Sweetest Thing You'll Read Today

"People like her need to be recognised, we need more like her in this world..."

Supermarket Angel

Well this is some heartwarming stuff.

When 94-year-old Joseph Gibbons went shopping recently, he was still in reeling from the recent bereavement of his wife when a 20-year-old woman named Rebecca offered him a helping hand and touched him far deeper than she could have known.

Read the Drogheda man's letter of thanks, which he sent to a local newspaper, below. 

Supermarket Rebecca


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Seán Kenehan

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