Every family has their favorite place. Whether it’s the local park that you watched your kids play soccer in for the first time, the sunny beach resort that you always return to that made for the perfect getaway, or even just the back yard which has been host to countless family BBQ’s and many, many laughs.
For the Shaw family in Perth, Australia, that treasured place is Burns Beach. And it’s somewhere that father-of-4, Chris Shaw, visited for the last time on August 15 last year, after a long fight with cancer.
On the way to being transported to palliative care, “selfless” paramedics took a detour and allowed Chris to fulfill his final wish – to visit his favorite place, where he’d shared many happy memories with his family, for a final time.
Keep scrolling to watch the heartbreaking moment that a sobbing Chris went to his beloved beach one last time.