13 Emotional Photographs That Will Melt Your Heart with Their Stories Behind Them

Photographs even if they aren’t of any technical excellence can speak a thousand words. Photographs can convey such emotional moments that its not hard to cry looking at some of them. Sometimes photographs freeze a moment in history and serve as nostalgic memories for many which tugs on their heartstrings.

WheeBuzz bring you 13 such photographs and the emotional stories behind them

1. He returned to the bookstore after 60 years for this

This immigrant father learned English sixty years ago from this very bookstore where he would purchase self-taught books. Now after sixty years he returned to the same bookstore only to pick up his son’s new novel. How about that.

2. Bridge of soldiers

Soldiers create a bridge for people to walk on in an area damaged by flooding

3. Man shelters older man from rain

Humanity isn’t dead. This young man is sheltering an older man in a wheelchair in the rain

4. He found his birth mother

 This is an American Air Force Colonel who spent most of his life searching for his Japanese birth mom. He finally found her in japans where she had named her restaurant after him.

5. She cleans up the gravestones

“After visiting her mother’s gravestone, my friend decided to stay longer so she could go plot to plot and clean up the pictures of all the children she could find.”

6. Her last chemo

This woman posted about her daughter “800 days since diagnosis….my 7-year-old kid just took her last dose of chemo tonight.”

7. Puppy love

When this woman took her new puppy to the nursing home across the street, the puppy was an instant hit with the old patients

 8. Holocaust survivor meets nephew

This Holocaust survivor aged 102 thought al his family perished in the Holocaust until he finally met his nephew for the first time.

9. He bought his friends sneakers

This boy’s class friends loved his new sneakers but they were too poor to afford them so he went and both each of them a pair

10. National Remembrance Day

In the Netherlands, may 4th is national Remembrance Day for all those who died in World War II. They observe two minutes of silence at 8 pm and the tradition is respected everywhere where trains and trams stop. This pizza delivery guy stopped too.

11. Her mom is a braveheart

This woman posted “My beautiful mom before she rapidly deteriorated from a glioblastoma. She walked into brain surgery with a smile on her face and inspires me to always keep smiling even through hard times.”

12.  Little kitten melts her heart

This woman went out to take out the trash and saw this little fur kid who came running up to her. When she bent down to pick him up, he jumped into her lap and did this.

13. Memories of grand-dad

This man’s grandfather passed away and the family was pouring over old photos when he came across this one showing that his granddad taught him to be a gamer.


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Written by Andrew Alpin

Andrew Kevin Alpin is a senior content specialist from Kolkata, India. With a passion for writing from a very young age, he has 8 years of experience in content writing behind him. Apart from being well versed in several niches, Andrew’s forte is social media stories, news, health, fitness, parenting, entertainment, literature, philosophy, travel and food. With a penchant for writing poetry, he has also published a collection of poems written over years titled “Thy will be Done”. Andrew’s interests include reading, music and collecting occult and spiritual books.

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