Some of us think that we are burdened with so many problems and that life is unfair, and lose heart easily. We do not think of those people who are in deeper trouble but continue to strive harder and have more positivity in life. I am sure many of you have seen this picture a few months back—but do you know the story behind it?
No matter what part of the world you examine, there will be parents and children there sharing bonds of love and respect. This photo in particular surfaced from rural Asia, warming the hearts of thousands online. Although there isn’t much information online about this picture, you won’t need to know the full story to really feel the emotions behind it. According to Reddit and a Thai forum, this is a picture of a son with his poor farmer father after finally graduating from college. The juxtaposition of the son and father is shocking, but also touching.
The father lost his wife during childbirth. He spent every day of his life working hard to support his son.
Some were even quick to ridicule the student, as his father looked so dirty and uncared for. But what their story has to bring quickly touched the hearts of many. This is the story of Pao Choua: