A heartbreaking image of a loving grandfather has left the internet in floods of tears, after his granddaughter revealed her ‘Papaw’ had cooked up a feast for all six of his grandchildren, only for all but one to reject his dinner invitation.
The image, which was shared by Oklahoma-based college student Kelsey Harmon, sees her grandfather sitting at a table decorated with a tartan tablecloth, looking down at his burger – which was one of 12 he had made that night in anticipation of spending the evening with his family. Kelsey, who studies at Northeastern State University, revealed her Papaw was left devastated when she was the only one of the six grandkids to turn up to his dinner.
The photo has prompted an incredible outpouring of support from other social media users around the world, many of whom have asked Kelsey to send their messages of love to her Papaw.
Following the viral impact Kelsey’s post ,her cousin Brock took to Twitter to let the world know that he went and enjoyed a burger with his Papaw, in the hopes of making up for letting him down when he failed to show up for the original dinner.