A heartwarming act of kindness was caught on camera in an airport this week after a passenger stepped in to pay for a mom's luggage charge...
For many, travel represents a stressful experience.Even for the lucky few who don’t suffer travel-related anxiety, it’s unlikely to be what could be described as a “fun" experience.
But traveling with kids?Well, that's a whole other ball game.
And if anything goes wrong...It can feel like the whole world is crashing down.
One stressed-out mom experienced this very feeling at a recent incident at Ibiza airport.
via: Getty ImagesFootage has emerged online of a mom becoming upset over an unexpected luggage charge after staff for budget airline RyanAir deemed her bag too big to be carried onboard her flight.
Several people commented on how "ridiculous" the charge was.So it's unsurprising that the mom became hugely stressed out.
Luckily, a kind-hearted stranger stepped in.The incident was caught on camera by a fellow passenger and has since been posted to Twitter where it gained a huge response.
After watching the footage...People instantly gushed over the young man's heartwarming gesture.
In the video, a young man can be seen checking his phone near the boarding gate.
The camera then pans to reveal the stressed mother, whose children are chasing each other.
The mom is visibly overwhelmed...
via: TwitterShe can be seen putting her hands to her head while anxiously raking them through her hair.
The kind-hearted stranger quickly notices her distress...
via: TwitterAnd turns around to reassure her saying: "It's alright, it's alright."
The woman is clearly grateful and starts to cry.
via: TwitterNoticing her tears, the man says to her: "Don't worry I'll pay for you."
The kind man then approaches the desk and hands over his card for payment.
via: TwitterAs it processes, a man asks if the airline, RyanAir, had recently changed their baggage allowance sizing.
The clip ends with the good samaritan waiting for his payment to complete.
via: TwitterMany hailed the fee, which came to $65, was "ridiculous" seen as half of the plane was empty anyway.
You can watch the full clip below.
Well done to this young hero for paying the ridiculous Ryanair baggage charges for a distressed mother travelling w… https://t.co/3xqxuaQLoq— We are one (@We are one)1602895520.0