Precious Life Moments

By Mandy Huang

Dinosaur’s Irish Dance Won Gold Trophy

A dancing “Tyrannosaurus rex” and its partner won first place in a charity competition—the 2018 RTN American Nationals held on July 21.

Liam and Tatiana are from Flying Irish Dancers, an Irish dance school based in Massachusetts. The dance was choreographed and filmed by the school’s artistic director Mary-Sarah O’Hanlon.

Grandpa Creates a Lovely Song With a Ukulele

Even though Bob Hutton of Cushing, Minnesota, just learned how to play the ukulele, he has already created a song and sent the video to his granddaughter Franchesca, this past October.

“Phone call would be a great treat,” he sang.

“Never forget to tell the people around you that you love and appreciate them while they’re around,” Franchesca tweeted.

Young Cancer Fighter Dances Joyfully

Eight-year-old Abigail Lewis is seen dancing next to her mom Alyssa Lewis-Bridges at Arkansas Children’s Hospital on July 27. She is fighting sarcoma, a rare kind of cancer, with a joyful attitude and it’s contagious.

“If we can get up and moving and she has energy to do something like that, let’s inspire others to at least smile or see the light at the end of the tunnel,” her mom said.

Best Groom’s Wedding ‘Speech’

A groom literally ended his wedding speech on a high note. He surprised his new wife with a performance “One Day More” from “Les Misérables.”

The video was provided by The Diamond Coast Hotel in Enniscrone, County Sligo, Ireland, on Oct. 28.