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    Posted on Oct 28, 2017

    29 Photos Of Grandparents Meeting Their Grandbabies That'll Totally Restore Your Faith In All Things Love

    Overwhelming love at first sight.

    We asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to show us a photo of their baby meeting their grandparents for the first time and the responses warmed our hearts:

    1. This tender moment between mothers seasoned and new:

    Lynzie Kelly / Via facebook.com

    "After an emergency C-section two months early in which I almost died, my mom was there for us. I'll remember this emotional NICU moment forever."

    –Lynzie Kelly, Facebook

    2. This touching photo in which a dream is realized:

    Emily Morgan / Via facebook.com

    "My dad had cancer but wanted to live long enough to meet his grandkids."

    –Emily Morgan, Facebook

    3. This emotional moment when a family unit became complete:

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    –Roxanna Thomas Catlett, Facebook

    4. This sweet photo of love up close and personal:

    Amie McLain

    –Amie McLain

    5. And this one where it knows no distance:

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    "My grandma lived across the country when her first great-grandchild was born. Even though it's not quite the same as holding a newborn, we are so grateful for technology."

    –Taryn Davis, Facebook

    6. This gentle moment of family looking to the future:

    7. This beautiful photo of two grandparents looking on in awe:

    Kelly Tielkens-Cornelissen / Via facebook.com

    –Kelly Tielkens-Cornelissen, Facebook

    8. This adorable photo of a tender moment of rest:

    Leslie Salicrup / Via facebook.com

    –Leslie Salicrup, Facebook

    9. And this one, where history repeats itself:

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    "On the left is when my grandma met me for the first time. On the right, she’s meeting my son – the same moment 24 years later."

    jenniferar2

    10. This photo, in which a family legacy lives on:

    Morgan Priest / Via facebook.com

    "This was when my grandparents met my baby for the first time. Their daughter (my mother) had passed away years earlier, so this was a special, bittersweet moment for us all."

    –Morgan Priest, Facebook

    11. This photo, where a great-great-grandpa holds a baby tight:

    12. This moment of a proud new grandma looking over a proud new mother:

    Jennifer Lary Salome / Via facebook.com

    –Jennifer Lary Salome, Facebook

    13. And this one, where a Grandpa just couldn't resist:

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    "After a long day of travel, he stood in the baggage claim for twenty minutes giving her a bottle." —amyc4d63b7726

    14. This moment when the love in a Grandma's eyes is clear:

    15. This precious photo of a great-grandpa holding the future in his arms:

    16. And this one, of a grandma who definitely has her hands full:

    17. This photo of a grandpa beaming with pride:

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    "We even bought our baby a pair of overalls so they could match."

    emilyl4b91a2457

    18. This beautiful photo of love from both sides:

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    "The first time my mom and my mother-in-law met my son, my sister captured this magical moment between mothers."

    trinalousie1991

    19. This photo of a sweet embrace only a grandma can give:

    20. And this one, where a great-grandma passes on all of her dreams:

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    "She passed away a few months after this, and it means the world they were able to meet."

    alyciaq

    21. This photo of a great-grandpa guiding his grandson's steps:

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    "He calls the baby "Hercules" because he can't believe how strong he is."

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    22. This endearing moment when a grandma is overcome with joy:

    Erin Monroe / Via facebook.com

    –Erin Monroe, Facebook

    23. This one, where a grandpa and grandson find a common ground:

    24. And this one, of a great-grandpa and great-grandson just hanging out:

    25. This photo of a grandma hearing a grandchild's cry:

    26. This photo of a grandpa who thought nothing could choke him up:

    27. This adorable photo of a grandpa and grandson getting in some face time:

    28. This sweet moment when a little hand gives a squeeze:

    29. And this one, where two hands cradle their legacy:

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    Some responses have been edited for clarity and length.

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