Music holds a special place in most peoples hearts. It's important and satisfies us emotionally, in a way only art can.
hold onto music especially tightly, possibly in part because its something that remains constant as they grow and life changes.
It, unlike most everything else, is always there. Music becomes like a best friend.
Seeing a favorite musician play is undoubtedly the highlight of many young people's lives. The 12-year-old girl in this video perfectly captures that feeling of excitement when her mom surprises her with Lorde tickets.
She's over-the-moon happy: screaming, crying, the whole bit. It's wonderful because it's so honest and relatable; we've all felt this way at some point.
Bonus for this little girl: Lorde shared this video
on Twitter after seeing it, and it looks like the feeling is mutual: