15 years ago this father wrote the most beautiful letter to his 8-year-old daughter Emily. The letter was meant to be read to Emily on her wedding day. Sadly, Emily’s father passed away from cancer 20 days after the letter was written.
But, Emily’s mom made sure to keep it somewhere safe so when the time came, Emily could read her fathers words. Fast forward to 2017. It is now Emily’s wedding day. During the wedding, a close family friend surprised Emily with the letter her dad wrote. As Emily listened to her late father’s words, she couldn’t help but get emotional.
She had no idea he had taken the time to write her a letter. Tears rolled down her cheeks as her father wrote, “I remember when you were just starting to walk and what it would mean to walk you down the aisle”. It really hit her hard that her dad wasn’t able to be there in person to share this incredible day.
But, she was still so incredibly grateful that she had his beautiful words to hold onto. Emily will be able to cherish not only this moment but also this letter for the rest of her life. Her dad’s words are full of so much wisdom, whit, and excitement for the start of Emily’s new life with her husband. Emily’s dad’s spirit was surely felt by everyone attending the wedding.
And his love for her radiated through each of the words written in his letter.This amazing gift is being seen by people all over the internet. The video has been viewed by over 5 million people so far. Everyone is so touched by the heartwarming surprise 15 years in the making. What an amazing memory to be able to rewatch for years to come!
WATCH: Deceased Father Leaves Behind Heartwarming Letter
Credit: Daily Mail
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