- A woman was driving along a street when she saw a homeless man freezing in the winter cold
- She stopped to buy a winter coat for him
- The gesture has warmed the hearts of thousands
Christmas is around the corner and in the US, it's freezing cold. The festive season is therefore often the hardest for homeless people there.
When Christina Calvo saw a homeless man almost freezing out in the snow, she immediately felt sorry for him.
She drove to a clothing shop and bought a warm coat for the man. She shared a video of the moment on the Facebook page Love What Matters.
The video shows Christina walking up to the man and helping him wear it to keep warm. She gave him a hug before walking back to her car.
The heartwarming footage has gone viral, garnering more than 2.3million views, 8,000 comments, 42,000 shares and 119,000 likes.
See some of the reactions from commenters below.
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