Man Missed His College Graduation 50 Years Ago: Now, His Grandson Pulled Off The Ultimate Surprise

Man Missed His College Graduation 50 Years Ago: Now, His Grandson Pulled Off The Ultimate Surprise

March 11, 2019 By alberto

    Graduating from college is a big accomplishment. It takes years of classes, homework, exams, and overall stress to walk in a graduation ceremony and receive your degree. One man was never able to attend his own commencement ceremony, but he finally got to wear his cap and gown 50 years later — all thanks to the thoughtfulness and dedication of his grandson. This is a moment five decades in the making, and the look on this grandfather’s face when he’s finally handed his degree is priceless. But there’s one interesting twist to this story… see what we mean below!

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    On the list of life milestones, walking across the graduation stage and receiving a college diploma is somewhere near the top. It takes some serious dedication — and studying — to achieve this accomplishment. One man was thrilled to receive his degree in 1967, but circumstances stopped him from walking in his graduation ceremony. Sometimes life throws you a curveball, and this man had to handle it accordingly.