- A photo of a new graduate went viral recently
- In the photo, Yssa Llaban Guy-ab wore her toga during her mother's wake
- Netizens expressed their condolences and words of support for the Yssa
Watching your child graduate is every parent's ambition. It represents years of hard work - raising a child and earning enough to make sure they are ready to create their own future.
Unfortunately, not all parents get to see their children graduate and be an adult.
In a viral Facebook post, Yssa Llaban Guy-ab made sure her mother would be with her on her graduation day - even if her mother was lying on a casket.
With a big smile on her face, Yssa told her mother, "graduate nako Ma!"
Her post touched so many hearts that it has gone viral.
It has been shared more than 14,000 times as of this writing. It has also received more than 85,000 reactions.
Commenters on Yssa's post extended their congratulations on her graduation, as well as condolences for her loss.
Others also made sure to tell Yssa how proud they are of her strength in such a trying time.
Some even offered her good advice.
Based on her Facebook page, Yssa graduated with a degree in STEM (Science-Technology-Engineering-Mathematics) from the Liceo de Cagayan University.
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