Pierce Vaughan, a flight attendant for Delta Airlines, was born on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. So father, Hal Vaughan,
The adorable duo's story went viral on Monday, after Mike Levy, a passenger who Sat next to Hal Vaughan on a flight from Fort Myers, FL, to Detroit, posted on it on Facebook.
Levy told HuffPost that his seatmate's plans came up in the conversation as they were headed. Levy said.
According to Atlanta's WXIA, Hal Vaughan from New Orleans to Detroit, to Fort Myers, back to Detroit, then to Hartford, Atlanta and Denver.
Pierce Vaughan told the news station that this was her first time flying on any of her flights. He broke his neck shortly after graduating from flight attendant school.
When they found out they were on vacation, the family came back with the plan. "I never got married to my parents on Christmas so my mom took one for the team and stayed home with all the pets so he could take his first trip since the accident with me," Pierce Vaughan said.
On Christmas Day, Pierce Vaughn shared her photos on Facebook and added a few details about her dad's flights.
"Dad's first trip using his benefits was a success!" She wrote on Facebook. "A special thanks to all patients, wonderful gate agents around the country and my perfect crew. RSW-DTW (Christmas miracle). "
So you included a sweet shout-out to Levy for is! "
Delta Airlines released a statement, obtained by NBC Chicago, said," We have all the best people in the world to enjoy his daughter ̵
Levy is still in awe about how he stumbled upon a real-life holiday.
" It's just an amazing Christmas story about a father and his daughter, "he said. "I was happy to share the experience."
Pierce Vaughan and Hal Vaughan