FAYETTE COUNTY, Ga. (WSB / CNN) – A McDonald's worker went viral after a woman sent a picture of him sleeping in the restaurant.
Simon Childs, the only father, said he had gone through a difficult time with his mother. He said he received several job offers after the photo was shared on Facebook. [Kilde: WSB / CNN VAN]
What happened next surprised Simon Childs and has him grateful for the photograph.
But there is more in the picture.
Childs have suffered.
"I've been through a difficult time with my mother," Childs said.
Childs also has a newborn son.
"Every decision I make is for him," he said. "All I do, I want to work for it."
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"It hurts to see my picture up there, you know.
A McDonald's customer took the picture of Childs asleep between the shifts at the Fayetteville restaurant Friday and wrote it on Facebook.
She wrote that There was another reason why she should "go to Fayetteville. "[Ithoughttherewassomethingnegativeandnoonewouldcareaboutit"Childssaid
But he was positively shocked when he came back to work and saw piles of donated diapers for his son, supplies and
"They changed my life in a couple of days," he said.
"It just touched our hearts," said Xavier Thomas, who owns Fusion Chefs Eatery with Theo Thomas.
Your new restaurant gave An opportunity for them to reach Childs to let him borrow a car for job interviews.
"Make him determined to get aroun d to give him a better opportunity," said Thomas.
Childs said he did not have a bad will against the woman behind the Facebook post.
"I'm not homeless, not now, thanks to her," he said.
He looks forward to coming back on his feet – in new pink shoes – donated to him in just the right size.
"I didn't think society would care enough to do it, but they care," he said.
Childs notes he has received job offers because of his viral fame.
He said he is excited to have a permanent place for him and his son to live.
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