Boy’s incredible reaction to gift has a twist [video]

A chopping board. Not exactly a dream gift, right? This child’s parents filmed his reaction as he opened his birthday gift. They must have expected him to be disappointed- after all, many children would be mystified (if not disgusted) by a chopping board as a gift. According to Kicker Daily News, though, this child is made of better stuff- he smiles, hugs his mom and thanks her.

They have a discussion about how he can cut his barbecue meat on it.

But wait...

The twist, though, comes in the second part of the video when his parents hand him his real gift.
His reaction has gone viral on YouTube, and rightly so. It shows the absolute joy of a child- he is completely stunned and then bursts into tears of happiness as he opens the wrapping to find a tablet.

You can’t watch this without wanting to go and congratulate these parents for raising such a decent child.

It’s not in English, but it’s easy to see what’s going on, especially when his face shows all the emotions at once!

Watch: Boy reacts to his birthday gift- a chopping board via YouTube/Baizer Zac

Parents have very different values when it comes to buying gifts for children. For some, a small token gift is perfect, while others consider birthdays a huge celebration and spare no expense.

Here are some birthday party ideas if you need some inspiration:

Themed birthday parties

Cheap birthday parties

Affordable kiddie party

What’s your party Plan B?

When children’s parties get out of control

How much do you spend on birthday presents for kids?
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