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Posted on Feb 4, 2015

The Way This Disabled 8-Year-Old Responds When His Dad Starts Rapping Will Melt Your Heart

Beautiful. #teamjared

Eight-year-old Jared Correia suffered a stroke in utero, and was born with epilepsy, cerebral palsy and hydrocephalus. He is blind, mute and physically disabled. But, he loves music. His dad, Jayce, decided to write him this rap celebrating his strength.

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Jayce posted this video on Facebook and it reached over half a million views in just a couple days.

Jayce wrote the song himself and it features lyrics like, "I couldn't be prouder, what you must go through every hour, the height of your strength as tall as a tower," really speak to the his love and support.

Throughout the song, Jared bops along.