Young Boy In His Graduation Gown Tells Crowd He Wants To Be Like His Father When He Grows Up

Young Boy In His Graduation Gown Tells Crowd He Wants To Be Like His Father When He Grows Up

  • A young boy dressed in his graduation gown walked to the microphone to speak about what he wants to be when he grows up
  • In the video, the boy expressed his desire to be like his father, whom he considered the best, and then returned to sit with his classmates
  • The audience, clearly moved by the boy's heartfelt aspiration, reacted with enthusiastic applause

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A young boy, wearing his graduation gown, walked up to the microphone to talk about his aspirations when he grows up.

In the video, the boy said he wanted to be like his father because he thought his dad was the best.

Little boy speaks on graduation day on what he wants to be when he grows up
Young boy speaks on future plans on graduation day. Photo credit: @corriepatrick33
Source: UGC

After speaking, he went back to sit with his classmates. The audience, clearly touched by the boy’s words, clapped enthusiastically for him, as shared by @corriepatrick33.

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Watch the video below: compiled some of the reactions below:

Glenda said:

“Without the music pls.”

Pbnj Family wrote:

“These dads are out here really doing best thing!”

Corrie y responded:

“His dad really is the best!!”


“The best complement any father could get.”

Corrie y responded:

“His dad deserves it too. He may drive me nuts, but he is an amazing dad!!”


“He aspires to be a dad!! All because he is being raised by a good one!”


“I would've lost it here I am crying over strangers lol.”


“Omg I would've been in shambles.”


“No, because this would make my husband cry like a big baby so freaking cute.”


“The way he looked at his dad after 9 Corrie I cried again watching the video & noticing that part.”

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Bailey Skinner:

“I can only hope I pick a great dad to my children.”


“I found mine at the restaurant I was working at. I was his waitress. We had our boy less than a year later.”

Lady celebrates her mum on graduation day reported that a young Ghanaian lady who recently graduated from the University of Ghana earned significant praise from fans with a special gesture to her mum.

She took to TikTok and posted a video showing the moment she removed her graduation gown, after which she put it on her mother.


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