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Grandmother With Dementia Receives Doll For Christmas, Her Reaction Will Melt Your Heart

29/12/2015 10:30 GMT | Updated 29/12/2015 10:59 GMT

Choosing a Christmas present for a loved one with dementia can be difficult and emotional. But one woman found the perfect gift for her grandmother - a doll.

The elderly woman, known only as Lilly, was gifted the doll by her granddaughter Maxine Daniel.

"My Christmas gift to my lovely Nana Lilly (who sadly has dementia) was a Baby Annabelle doll. Her reaction is a joy to see and melts my heart," Daniel wrote on Facebook.

My Christmas gift to my lovely Nana Lilly (who sadly has dementia) was a Baby Annabelle doll. Her reaction is a joy to see and melts my heart ❤❤❤❤❤ with Corie

Posted by Maxine Daniel on Sunday, 27 December 2015


The touching video has been liked more than 52,000 times since it was shared on Facebook on Sunday.

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