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Updated on Aug 19, 2020. Posted on Dec 28, 2014

16 Videos From 2014 That Made You Cry

Grab a tissue.

1. This video of the glorious Lil Bub which shows her huge progress in battling her crippling osteoporosis.

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Look at her! She could barely walk and now she's climbing up and down stairs like a champ.

2. Seeing this selfless little girl chop off her hair — totally willingly — to make a wig for a child with cancer.

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Everyone should be this kind.

3. This pregnancy announcement, in which a dad-to-be found out through an Up-themed gift.

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4. When British department store John Lewis put out this advert about a boy and his penguin and, oh god you just have to watch it.

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5. There was this news story about a family that was able to listen to their late son's beating heart, which was donated to a Vietnam vet.

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6. When these kids were reunited with their cat, which had been missing for two months ... and their emotions gave you new life.

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Can you feel the love???

7. Remember this story about a goat who was separated from his donkey friend? The goat became totally depressed ... until they were reunited!

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8. When Lupita Nyong'o gave this incredible speech about beauty.

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And it gave you such a good happy-cry.

9. This eye-opening Ice Bucket Challenge video, which actually showed the devastating realities of ALS.

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This young man's bravery in posting this is amazing.

10. When this loving father performed a dance in a pageant with his disabled daughter.

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Father-daughter love of 2014 ftw.

11. And seeing these two sisters, one of whom has cerebral palsy and cystic fibrosis, perform a dance together.

Sisters <3

12. This amazing proposal video, in which a woman popped the question to her girlfriend by writing an entire musical for her.

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OK. She wrote a whole MUSICAL. Amazing.

13. When this bride shared her story of recovering from loss after her fiance died a week before their wedding.

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The photos she decided to take in her wedding dress are stunning.

14. This moment of clarity shared between a daughter and her mother, who suffers from Alzheimer's.

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15. This story of a stray dog who found a family in a Swedish team competing in the Adventure Racing World Championship.

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The dog found them in Ecuador and followed them for some 400+ miles through the rainforest, never leaving their side. Eventually, one of the teammates adopted him!

16. And when a paraplegic vet surprised his new wife by standing for their first dance as a married couple.

Happy cries. So many happy tears.

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