A young woman Ria (24) shared a remarkable discovery about why her father has worn the same shirt for 20 years has melted hearts around the world. The Twitter user shared the heartbreaking reason online by posting photos of her dad wearing an old polo T-shirt which had been weathered from two decades of use.
Japanese-born woman Ria was clearing out her grandfather’s place after his death. Then she found a blissful snap of her parents on their honeymoon. She realized that her father was in the same shirt she had grown up watching him wear. Her mother had passed 18 years before and her grieving father kept the shirt as a precious reminder of the woman he loved. She also opined out her father never remarried, instead devoting himself to raising Ria and her younger brother.
Ria shared two old pictures of her parents wearing matching t-shirts and another picture of her father in his 60’s wearing same t-shirt. Thousands of people have since responded to Ria’s heart breaking story with amazement and praise. Some people are admitting her confession made them cry.