Senior Surprises Special Needs Classmates With Brand New Shoes

Source: Roderick Mathis via Twitter

We love this story from about how Roderick Mathis, a high school senior from Lancaster, Texas, made a promise to two special needs classmates. The promise? Mathis purchased them matching shoes—and their reactions are priceless.

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“They told me they liked my shoes, and I promised them I’ll get them some so I did,” Roderick Mathis said.

Mathis posted the video on Twitter where it has been watched more than 3 million times.

Watch the video below.