• WATCH: Woman brings stepdad to tears with Father's Day collage of uplifting notes he wrote her

    By: Michelle Ewing, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

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    A heartwarming video of a Maryland man's emotional reaction to a Father's Day gift from his stepdaughter is going viral.

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    According to the Press Association, Sophia Wilcox, 20, gave her stepfather, 46-year-old Brian Sandusky, a framed collage of uplifting notes that he had left on her bedroom door when she was younger.

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    "During middle school, my stepdad used to leave me a note on my door each day to inspire me," Wilcox captioned a clip of Sandusky tearfully accepting the gift Sunday. "Well, I kept those notes & it's been 6 years since then. Today I gave him those notes back."

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    The video quickly went viral, racking up more than 5.6 million views by Wednesday morning.

    "He's a very supportive man and always tries to make me laugh, even on a bad day," Wilcox told the news outlet.

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