• WATCH: Toddler best friends run to each other, embrace in heartwarming viral video

    By: Michelle Ewing, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

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    NEW YORK -

    A dad's uplifting video of two toddler best friends running to each other and embracing on a New York City sidewalk is going viral.

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    According to WPIX-TV, Michael Cisneros took to Facebook on Sunday evening to share the heartwarming clip, which features his 26-month-old son, Maxwell, and the boy's 27-month-old "bestie," Finnegan.

    "I have no idea how to make things go viral, for those that do ... please share. This is just so beautiful," Cisneros captioned the video. "Finnegan + Maxwell= BESTIES!!! If we could all be like this."

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    I have no idea how to make things go viral, for those that do......please share. This is just so beautiful. Finnegan + Maxwell= BESTIES!!! If we could all be like this. 🥰😍🥰😍🥰😍 @2_puggles_anda_baby O, The Oprah Magazine Oprah Winfrey The Today's Show best topic of the day NBC New York TheEllenShow

    Posted by Michael D Cisneros on Sunday, September 8, 2019

    The video quickly went viral, racking up more than 24,000 views and nearly 200 comments by Tuesday morning.

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    "How utterly adorable! Children could teach adults a lot about friendship and love!" one commenter said.

    "They are the definition of love!" wrote another.

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