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This Dad Wrapped Christmas Presents For Some Squirrels And It's Just So Pure

"My family is used to me being a bit nutty at times."

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They've had a difficult week after enduring a family tragedy a few days ago, Paul told BuzzFeed News, and found themselves in need of some laughter this Christmas.


Lucy decided to share her dad's lovely gesture on Twitter, where it soon went viral and was shared by thousands.

so my dad gave the squirrels christmas presents

"I find it really funny and I never expected so many people to see it," Lucy told BuzzFeed News.


Paul said that going viral on Christmas has brightened up his family's day.

"My daughter said the reaction to her tweet has been incredible, but this is all new to me," he said.

"My family is used to me being a bit nutty at times," he said.

David Mack is a reporter and weekend editor for BuzzFeed News in New York.

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