They say that a picture is worth a thousand words. If those words are all "aww," then this photo definitely proves the saying true.
A picture of an old man on a bus with his cat is making the rounds on Reddit and melting hearts.
The photo was reportedly taken in Istanbul and captures the pure love between pets and their owners better than anything else in recent memory.
The pic has also been shared on Twitter, where it's garnered thousands of likes and retweets because it's beautiful and wonderful.
Thank you, old man and kitten, for bringing some sunlight to our day.
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