Story Behind That Viral Rain Photo Proves Dads Really Are Superheroes


A touching picture uploaded to Imgur is giving millions of Internet users a big ol' heaping pile of the midweek feels.

It all started when 25-year-old Eumine Choi uploaded the following picture online.

The image shows a man drenched with rainwater walking down the street, presumably, with his son, who is shielded by an umbrella being held for him.

Thanks to this simple act of dad-liness, the kid, who appears oblivious to what his walking buddy is doing, remains unaffected by the elements.

Choi told the story of how he captured the moment to Metro. He said,

Choi also said,

As someone who once shot a hockey puck at my dad's forehead WHILE HE WAS TAKING ME TO ICE CREAM, I can confidently agree with Choi.

Show your dad some love this weekend. Also, show your mom some love. In fact, show everyone some love.

For real, though, call your grandmother. She's worried sick about you.

Citations: Heres the story behind THAT shot of the father sheltering his son from the rain (Metro)