The Mighty Logo

Mom Back From Chemotherapy Has the Most Heart-Melting Reunion With Her Son

The most helpful emails in health
Browse our free newsletters

This will fill you with joy.

Laura Martancik, from Meriden, Connecticut, just recently returned from three weeks away receiving chemotherapy for Hodgkin’s lymphoma at Yale Cancer Center, according to WFSB News. When she got back home, the joyous reunion she shared with her son was caught on camera.

Martancik beams at the little blond boy as he hugs her over and over again.

What did I tell you?” she says in the video below. “Mommy always comes back.”

To make a donation to Martancik and her family, visit her GoFundMe Page.

Want to celebrate the human spirit? Like us on Facebook.

And sign up for what we hope will be your favorite thing to read at night.


Originally published: February 4, 2015
Want more of The Mighty?
You can find even more stories on our Home page. There, you’ll also find thoughts and questions by our community.
Take Me Home