The person behind the account also spoke with HuffPost and said they noticed a person “furtively lurking at the back” of the photo, which prompted him to look closer and zoom in to see what was going on.
“Lo and behold, ‘Forrest’ is looking back at me, and it instantly just appeared as a still from some time hopping deleted scene from the film,” they told the outlet without revealing their full name.
Other people also couldn’t help but make Gump references in the comments section of the post.
One wrote: “Impossible to read this without hearing it in Forrest Gump’s voice.”
“Can’t be him not a box of chocolates in sight,” another quipped.
A third simply wrote: “And he continues accidentally being present in historical moments.”
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