Tear jerker: Son delivers on childhood promise, gives dad ’57 Chevy on his 57th birthday

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KENTUCKY – Mike King says in a Reddit post Friday that his father, Roger, always dreamed of owning a 1957 Chevy Bel-Air.

At 8 years old, Mike promised his dad that someday he would buy that car for his dad, who says he grew up poor in a family of seven children.

On Roger’s 57th birthday, mike fulfilled that promise and unveiled the classic car to his father.

It was all captured on video posted on YouTube.

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