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Heartwarming video shows Georgia restaurant employee helping injured veteran with meal

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DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ga. -

A Georgia man is helping spread good vibes by sharing a video of a simple act of kindness on social media.

Dallas Smith Jr, of Sylvester, Georgia, was eating lunch at a restaurant called Huddle House on Wednesday when he saw one man trying to eat his pancakes with one hand. He said the man who was dining with him moved to help him when a cook stepped in.

"She was on the other side of the counter and she saw that he was trying to cut his pancakes and she said, 'I'll get it,'" Smith told WSB-TV in Atlanta. The employee put down what she was doing and walked over to help the man, which is when Smith started recording. Smith said he started recording because he was caught off guard and said "it was just a blessing to see."

When he got home, Smith posted the short video of the good deed on social media and it has since been shared 2,500 times with more than 100,000 views. 

Smith said a family dining beside him told him the man is a veteran.

The now-viral video is a great way to kick off the holiday season. Simple acts of kindness can go a long way.

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