09/12/2015 04:46 GMT | Updated 09/12/2015 05:59 GMT

'Look How Pretty You Are': Man Posts Hilarious Gift He Gave His Mother When He Was 8 Years Old

As far as presents go, it's certainly the thought that counts.

So when one man posted a photo of a gift he gave his mother when he was a child, we laughed and then we awwed.

When Reddit user Miichaelstevens was just eight years old, he gifted his mum an adorable card with the word "look you how pretty you are" with a makeshift mirror made of foil... which, um, doesn't work so well.

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