Clean Air Action Day
Having trouble receiving FOX 17? Click here:

2-year-old battling leukemia gets surprise daddy-daughter dance in hospital room

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ATLANTA – A daddy-daughter duo is melting hearts all over the internet.

Brett Thompson's wife posted this video of him surprising their 2-year-old daughter, Phoenix.

The little girl is at a children's cancer center in Atlanta fighting acute myeloid leukemia.

When her first round of chemo wrapped up, her mom says a nurse came into Phoenix's room and dressed her in a yellow princess gown.

Brett then entered wearing a suit.

Surrounded by stuffed animals, the two danced to Tim McGraw's "My Little Girl."

Brett is usually at home taking care of their four other children while his wife stays at the hospital with Phoenix.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.