19 touching photos where happiness abounds

What makes us happy and jump for joy? Falling in love, achieving a goal, overcoming an illness... Magic moments that make us realize how good life can be!

From special occasions to getting good news, whatever the reason, we get all fuzzy inside and grin from ear to ear. We feel a warm glow, and overwhelming sense of happiness, just like the people below - wonderful moments that make wonderful photos!

1. "My mom got married at age 61... I think this photo shows how happy she is!"

© shiva14b / reddit  

2. "I stood up for the first time today, 10 days after getting a lung transplant"

© SaltyBabe / reddit  

3. "My mom's celebrating her first year post-chemotherapy"

© notfunklegendgc / reddit  

4. This lady won the Fantasy Football league and couldn't be happier that she beat these two guys!

© Unknown / imgur  

5. From fear to excitement!

© thenerdster / reddit  

6. "My grandma took me in 15 years ago, when there was no other person to look after me. I love her!"

© Faris-Hilton / reddit  

7. When you watch your newly-married sister dance with your dad

© SoDakZak / reddit  

8. That incredible feeling when you meet your favorite superhero!

© DraftDraw / reddit  

9. "The first time I held my premature baby!"

© rayski23 / reddit  

10. A nephew being spun around by his uncle!

© mwads10 / imgur 

11. This lady donated her daughter's heart.  Here she is hearing it beat!

© Sallyjack / reddit  

12. This lady's just bagged her dream job as a forest ranger in Glacier Bay, Alaska!

© millre01 / reddit  

13. "My best friend's daughter, who underwent 8 chemotherapy treatments."

© danielg7209 / reddit  

14. Holding his wife's hand... After 60 years of marriage, his wife began to suffer from dementia and then suddenly had a stroke.

© BDreySM / reddit  

15. When your partner walks for the first time after spending 10 years in a wheelchair

© sjohnston33 / reddit  

16. "My little brother just became the most prolific braille reader in school history..."

© MrHuckleberryFinn / reddit  

17. "I've just met the doctor who brought me into the world 33 years and 2 days ago."

© seoulbandit84 / reddit  

18. When you see your younger brother "score"

© rraaaaaawwwwwwrrrr / reddit  

19. "My ex-wife prevented me from seeing our daughter for 2 years, Yesterday, after being separated for 696 days, we finally saw each other!"

© whatsaD4 / reddit