Tie-assist (1)

*Yes, its a simple gesture.

But seeing an elderly man helping a young man dressed in business attire tie his tie, while they all wait for the train, is heartwarming. And apparently I’m not the only one to think so; seeing as the image has gone viral.

Apparently, the back-story of this “unusual meeting” happened in an Atlanta subway and was captured by Facebook user Redd Desmond Thomas — who captioned the image:

“The young guy sitting down was struggling with his tie. The woman in the red coat noticed and asked, ‘Do you know how to tie it properly?’ The young guy said, ‘No ma’am.’ She taps her husband and says, ‘Come to this side … and teach this young man how to tie his tie.”

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