Heartwarming video shows Santa signing with young girl

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LONDON – A short video posted to YouTube Saturday is drawing “awws” online after a man dressed as Santa in the United Kingdom took time to sign with a young girl.

The girl’s mother told Santa that her daughter struggles with speech, but can sign “animals and things like that.”

Watch the special interaction between mall Santa and the young girl:

The video has been viewed nearly 50,000 times on YouTube, and GIF version of the exchange was the top post on Reddit for a time Sunday evening.

The beautiful moment happened this weekend at the Cleveland Centre in Middlesbrough.