A nine-year-old boy has stolen millions of hearts online after giving an emotional speech at his older sister’s wedding. He burst into tears as he thanked her for “given him a brother-in-law.”
Gus Bower’s heartbreaking speech has now become a viral sensation after it was shared online by the wedding videographer, who captured the adorable boy sobbing as he paid tribute to his older sister, Catie, 27.
In the video, the youngster, from Denver, Colorado, can be seen standing by a microphone with a phone in his hand, addressing Catie and her new husband Troy Hudson, 25, both of whom couldn’t hold back their own tears. while Gus burst into ‘tears of joy’.
Emotional: A nine-year-old boy practically stole everyone’s heart after he stood up to give a speech at his older sister’s wedding and burst into tears
Catie and Troy Hudson, of Denver, Colorado, were married in August. And when Catie’s little brother, Gus, made a toast to the newlyweds, he began to cry, but insisted they were “tears of joy.”
So sweet! In the adorable video, which recently went viral on TikTok, he said he was ‘so happy’ that his sister ‘gave him a brother-in-law’
“I know I may seem a little sad here, but these are tears of joy,” the nine-year-old said into the microphone as the camera showed his sister wiping away tears.
“Catie, I love you so much and I’m so glad you gave me a brother-in-law,” he added, also starting to cry.
His sweet post has gone viral on the internet, with people flooding the comment section with messages like, “I’m not well,” “My heart,” and “Now I’m crying.”
“Not to be dramatic, but I would die for him,” one wrote.
‘Unreal! This is without a doubt the cutest thing I’ve ever seen!’ added another person.
A third user said, ‘OMG! I don’t cry at social media videos and damn this got me. He is such a great speaker and a sweet soul.”
Lucky for us, the wedding videographer shared a clip of the adorable moment with TikTok, and it quickly garnered a slew of positive comments
Supportive: People are flooding the commentary section of the video with posts like this one, stating: ‘Not to be dramatic, but I’d die for him’
Another person wrote: ‘OMG! I don’t cry at social media videos and damn this got me. He is such a great speaker and sweet soul’
Catie and her little brother are clearly in a close relationship, and the new bride shared tons of adorable photos of him on her Instagram account throughout the year.
Close siblings: In 2015, in honor of his third birthday, she named him the ‘sweetest, smartest and cutest’ child she knew
“If this isn’t the cutest thing you’ve ever seen, then you’re lying,” she captioned another photo of her brother. It’s clear their bond is strong
Catie and her little brother are clearly in a close relationship, with the new bride sharing tons of adorable photos of him on her Instagram account over the years.
In 2015, in honor of his third birthday, she named him the “sweetest, smartest, and cutest” child she knew.
Happy third birthday to the sweetest, smartest and cutest kid I know! You’re the best brother ever,’ she then gushed.
“If this isn’t the cutest thing you’ve ever seen, then you’re lying,” she captioned another photo of her brother.
It is clear that their bond is strong.