Big Bird Just Shared the Most Meaningful Moment of His Career and It Will Probably Make You Cry

Caroll Spinney
Flickr, the Canadian PressBig Bird puppeteer Caroll Spinney.

By Rachel Gillett

During Caroll Spinney's 46 years playing Big Bird on "Sesame Street," he has touched the lives of millions of children.

During his AMA on Reddit this afternoon, Spinney was asked about the most meaningful interaction he had with a child during filming. His response was beyond touching: