Separated for 11 years, Father and Son Meet because of Twitter
Thanks to the microblogging site Twitter, a man meeting with a daughter and two grandchildren. Moving their meeting place, because a separate 11-year-old. Moreover, this man named Daniel Morales, did not know that he has two grandchildren that.
Morales is a drifter who lives in New York, United States. He did not expect, Twitter can be bringing along with her daughter and two grandchildren as well.
“It’s really amazing. I’m very excited. This very significant moment in my life,” Morales said in tears, when she met with her daughter, Sarah Rivera is now 27 years old.
Reported by NYDailyNews and quoted on Monday (2/27/2011), Rivera did not expect to see her father again. He actually had often tried to find his father, but always failed.
The story of this encounter began when a group of technology lovers in New York, a project called Underheard gush. They gave the phone to Morales and three other vagrants in New York. Mobile phone with Twitter was used to document life on the streets.
Twitter’s Morales was selling, collecting more than 3000 followers. Well, on one occasion he wrote a tweet asking if anyone knew where her daughter, Sarah Rivera. Morales apart from Rivera since 2000.
Apparently, one of his followers knew Rivera Morales. From here, the two then met again. And more encouraging, Rivera had two lovely children. Morales was pleased to have had two grandchildren.
However, challenges still facing because they have not had a permanent home. Even so, Morales was determined. “I’ll do anything to keep them close to me,” he said.