A son has been praised for an outstanding act of filial piety when he let his elderly mother sit on his back while waiting at a hospital in south-east China. The pair were spotted waiting to pick up the woman’s prescriptions at a busy hospital in Nanchang, Jiangxi province and there were no available seats at the lobby, according to Chinese media..
Xiong said his mother was feeling tired from standing, so he immediately squatted down and asked her to sit on his back as there were no empty seats around.
It has been said that the man, named as Xiong Shuiyuan, said he was just ‘doing his part as a son.
The son, later identified as a police officer at the local Donghu bureau, said he didn’t think twice to let his 84-year-old mother rest on his back, saying: ‘She used to carry me on her back, too, when I was little.’
He had just gotten off a overnight shift at the police station and had been accompanying his elderly mother for a regular checkup at the hospital.
Video of the incident was circulated online and saw the young man widely praised.
Many people who watched this video said that he was really such a filial son and they hoped that all good things will happen to him. It is thought that he has conveyed a great and meaningful message to all people especially children. He spreaded positive energy that all people should treat parent well when they become older and older.
Video source: Daily Mail
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