87-year-old Chinese man takes care of coronavirus-infected wife in viral video. Twitter is in tears – Trending News News
In the wake of outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in China, innumerable heartwarming incidents are coming forward and one such story is leaving the Internet teary-eyed.
A video of an old man diagnosed with COVID-19 visiting his sick wife, who was also diagnosed with the virus, has been trending online and it is one of the most heartbreaking things you will see today.
Watch the video:
I’ll love you forever, every single day of forever: An 87-yr-old man diagnosed with #COVID19 held an infusion bottle to visit his wife, also a #COVID19 patient, from the ward next door and patiently gave her water and food. Hope you recover soon! pic.twitter.com/LXH1AxINsU
People’s Daily, China (@PDChina) February 12, 2020
The video was shared on Twitter by People’s Daily China’s with the caption, “I’ll love you forever, every single day of forever: An 87-yr-old man diagnosed with #COVID19 held an infusion bottle to visit his wife, also a #COVID19 patient, from the ward next door and patiently gave her water and food. Hope you recover soon!”
According to the publication, the old man was admitted in the ward next to his wife and visited to take care of her. In the viral clip, he can be seen holding the infusion bottle, giving her water and food as the ailing wife rests on the hospital bed.
The video left netizens emotional and praying for the speedy recovery of both the husband and wife. One user wrote, “I hope that the love will overcome the virus.” Another user said, “Whatever happens they’ll be together. A love like that will never be severed.”
Take a look at the reactions:
What is true love? This is true love.
(@5dgEfXaz3Bik57F) February 12, 2020
I teared up watching this. God speed.
Genghisstar (@genghistar) February 12, 2020
Whatever happens they’ll be together
A love like that will never be severed
Christine Red Ambition (@christinevirgo0) February 12, 2020
This is true love so beautiful to see! Wishing them a speedy recovery.
Ebony Angel (@E80NYANGEL) February 12, 2020
Hope they both recover very soon!
ME (@HUMANBEINGONE) February 12, 2020
May their love be everlasting and healthy!
(@13907615) February 12, 2020
God be with both of these people.
Dennis Somers (@DennisSomers5) February 12, 2020
I hope that the love will overcome the virus Eva (@evamanz00) February 12, 2020
Wishing you two a speedy recovery!
Lovesnacks123 (@lovesnacks123) February 12, 2020
No virus is strong enough to stop loved ones being taken care by their near ones.
N.K.Sinha (@NKSinha80696728) February 14, 2020
Hope, you both are recover soon!
Taskina Yeasmin Amey (@Taskina02) February 12, 2020
At the time of writing this article, the video had over 124.6k views, 707 retweets and 3.1k likes.
The World Health Organisation on February 5 said there are “no known effective therapeutics against this 2019-nCoV (virus) and the WHO recommends enrollment into a randomized controlled trial to test efficacy and safety”, news agency Reuters reported.
The total number of deaths from the virus outbreak as reported on Thursday stood at 1,367 with 59,804 confirmed cases.