In news that will restore some of your faith in humanity after what's been, let's face it, an odd period in time, a grandfather has written the most heartwarming letter to his daughter after she disowned her gay son.
Having made the brave decision to tell his mother that he was gay, Chad was cruelly rejected by her, and called an 'abomination' and 'against nature', reports Bored Panda.
In the incredible letter, he wrote:
Dear Christine: I’m disappointed in you as a daughter.
You’re correct that we have shame in the family, but mistaken about what it is.
Kicking Chad out of your home simply because he told you he was gay is the real ‘abomination’ here. A parent disowning her child is what goes ‘against nature’.
The only intelligent thing I heard you saying in all this was that ‘you didn’t raise your son to be gay’. Of course you didn’t. He was born this way and didn’t choose it any more than he being left-handed. You, however, have made the choice of being hurtful, narrow-minded and backward.
So, while we are in the business of disowning our children, I think I’ll take this moment to say goodbye to you. I now have a fabulous (as the gay put it) grandson to raise and I don’t have time for heartless B-word of a daughter.
If you find your heart, give us a call.
There are no two ways about it, it is a completely perfect response.
The letter was shared to Imgur, with the caption:
Mom kicks her son out of the house for being gay. Badass grandpa responds with this letter...
If that bada** grandpa hasn't cheered you up today, nothing will.