Mom’s Facebook post thanking flight attendant for soothing baby goes viral

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NEW YORK — A Southwest Airlines flight attendant is getting a big thanks on Facebook from a New York mom.

The woman was traveling from Florida back to New York on earlier this week when her 9-month-old son started to act up.

The flight attendant took the child in her arms, walked with him up and down’s the aisle, and calmed him down.

The woman posted this picture on Facebook along with a “thank you” note.

It found its way to Southwest Airlines and the flight attendant, who responded in the Facebook post comments: “Y’all are going to make me cry!!! Lol it was Truly my pleasure and he made MY day!! I needed him more than he wanted me to hang out with! Lol you know, since I can walk and all! Lol I don’t mind being used by the babies lol.”

The post has been liked more than 200,000 times.