Do you remember the happiest day of your life? I certainly do. I'd just graduated from college and was hoping to go back to school. However, things weren't looking good. I'd received rejection letter after rejection letter and had just about given up hope of studying my dream course.
Then, when the college I expected to say no replied (which just so happened to be the best one), I got my sister to open the letter and told her that it would be a no. But I was wrong. I'd been accepted and knew that my life was about to change. I was so excited that I burst into tears.
Check out the video below where people of all ages recount their happiest day:
Being overwhelmingly happy is something to be celebrated and it can be the result of a number of things. Whether it's an extravagant freebie that has a person smiling from ear to ear or them finally achieving a long-held dream. So, without further ado, here are 18 people on their happiest days...
1. After rebooking his flight, this guy and his girlfriend got a free business class upgrade
Their faces really do say it all.
2. This 99-year-old woman who just got arrested
It was a pretty important one to tick off her bucket list.
3. They can't contain their happiness at their engagement
This guy looks like he's about to burst into tears like I did on my happiest day!
One of the biggest struggles which most of us have faced at one point is trying to get a job. Often, it feels like everyone else in the world has a better résumé than us, and sometimes every door you knock on gets shut in your face, but the next person on this list never let it stop her trying...