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A 5-Year-Old Made An Entire Restaurant Cry With His Kind Gesture To A Homeless Man

Josiah Duncan, from Prattville Alabama, also said a blessing with the man before letting him eat.

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Five-year-old Josiah Duncan and his mother were dining in a local Waffle House when Josiah noticed a man was sitting by himself in one of the booths not being served.

Josiah's mother told him that the man was homeless - which prompted him to hand the man a menu and tell him to order whatever he wanted.

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Speaking to WFA12 News, Josiah's mother, Ava, spoke about her son's hard time in understanding what "homeless" meant.

"[I told him] he's homeless. 'What does that mean?' he responded. "And I said, 'Well, that means he doesn't have a home.'"

Speaking in an email to WFA12 News after the event transpired, Ava spoke of the pride she had in her son.

Ava Faulk

"Watching my son touch the eleven people in that Waffle House tonight will be forever one of the greatest accomplishments as a parent I'll ever get to witness."