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Teacher Who Beat Cancer Gets Surprise Of A Lifetime. You’ll Cry!


via DNAinfo

A Chicago music teacher, who recently beat cancer got the surprise of her life from her former students.

It’s nearly impossible to watch a viral video featuring Morgan Park High School choir teacher Gabrielyn Watson without getting a lump in your throat or a tear in your eye.

The video that went live Thursday afternoon features Watson returning to school after a fight against multiple myeloma. She successfully battled the cancer after seven months of treatment.

Upon her return to the school at 1744 W. Pryor Ave., Watson was surprised by a visit from her former student and “American Idol” season 10 finalist Peter Frank, who greeted his beloved teacher with a rendition of “Amazing Grace.”