Overcoming a fear is both a liberating and empowering experience. It can also lead people to discover their true calling while learning what they are afraid of isn’t so scary after all. A video from Thailand tells the story of a school girl, terrified of a neighborhood dog who lives with an old woman. Every time the girl walks by, the canine barks non-stop at her. The woman tries to comfort the teenager by telling her the dog named Olieng is only trying to protect her. When the elder passes away, Olieng is left lonely and depressed. The girl attempts to cheer Olieng up by bringing him food, not realizing she has conquered her fear all while making a new friend. The human and animal soon become inseparable until one day she comes home from school. Watch this beautiful and heartwarming story. The video has gone viral with over 1.5 million views; after you see it, you will understand why.
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