This is what happened when Sports Illustrated reporter Richard Deitsch asked his followers to tweet him the best moments of their lives.
How many of you have a photograph of the single best moment of your life? If so, what a gift. (HT: @sports_casters for thought).
.@richarddeitsch Introducing my two sons to their little brother. This is the first-ever picture of them all together
@richarddeitsch A high moment when she said, “Yes!” Last summer. @Sports_Casters
@richarddeitsch when we found out.
@richarddeitsch Easy.. After 5+ years of infertility meeting our awesome (adopted) daughter. Cc: @Sports_Casters
@richarddeitsch The moment she added me to Facebook (having never met her before). We got engaged last month.
@richarddeitsch too late to submit? The exact moment she realized what I was doing
@richarddeitsch my mother, baking cookies with my son. She passed away 3 years later.
@richarddeitsch best moment: my son with autism connecting with our new kitten…
@richarddeitsch my dad holding his grandson 20mins after he was born…….
@richarddeitsch @Sports_Casters the first time my big girl read to my little girl before bed…on her own
@richarddeitsch Mum at graduation after 6months of chemo. Lost her a year later. Don’t know who is more proud…
@richarddeitsch my little wingman holding his 12hour old baby brother
Keith E. Edwards
@richarddeitsch got stranger to take our pic. No one knew what was happening other than me.
Tilly In Bloomington
@richarddeitsch Last good nap I took with my best friend Harley, about 1 month before losing him to cancer.
The letter that changed my life … My medical school acceptance @richarddeitsch #bestmomentever
@richarddeitsch Day we found out my mom/center of my world had beaten stage 4 cancer (seen here sharing good news)
@richarddeitsch The moment she realized there is a diamond ring in that tube.
@richarddeitsch The day my wife woke up after her double-lung/heart transplant.
@richarddeitsch Hard to pick 1 greatest moment, but in terms of a pic, this is right when they put her in my arms.
@richarddeitsch the moment my sons met.
@richarddeitsch And then this is the other best moment. Bringing our new adoptive son home to meet our 1st born.