Woman accidentally calls mother who lost her daughter instead of her own mother

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The holiday season is a time we come together with our family -- or at least remember to call them if they're too far away.

When Twitter user Jaileene Andrade called a random number trying to contact her mom, the mistake did not upset the owner of the wrong number. It actually made her Christmas ... but for a heartbreaking reason:

"I'm really crying [right now] dude," Andrade said. "I thought I was calling my mom."

The number she actually dialed belonged to a woman who lost her own daughter. "This is the lady [you] thought was your mom," she told Andrade. "I just wanted to let you know [your] wrong number was a great Christmas gift for me I lost my only daughter around the holidays."

The woman said that she was comforted by hearing Andrade. "Hearing [you] say HEY MOM made me feel so good."

She finished her text by saying, "Have a MERRY CHRISTMAS."

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A Palestinian marching band parade outside the Church of the Nativity in the biblical West Bank town of Bethlehem as Orthodox Christmas celebrations kicked off on January 6, 2016, in the traditional birthplace of Jesus Christ. AFP PHOTO / MUSA AL-SHAER / AFP / MUSA AL-SHAER (Photo credit should read MUSA AL-SHAER/AFP/Getty Images)
Greek Orthodox clergy wait for the arrival of Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III to the Church of the Nativity in the biblical West Bank town of Bethlehem as Orthodox Christmas celebrations kicked off on January 6, 2016, in the traditional birthplace of Jesus Christ. AFP PHOTO / MUSA AL-SHAER / AFP / MUSA AL-SHAER (Photo credit should read MUSA AL-SHAER/AFP/Getty Images)
Christian pilgrims pray inside the grotto at the Church of the Nativity in the biblical West Bank town of Bethlehem as Orthodox Christmas celebrations kicked off on January 6, 2016, in the traditional birthplace of Jesus Christ. AFP PHOTO / MUSA AL-SHAER / AFP / MUSA AL-SHAER (Photo credit should read MUSA AL-SHAER/AFP/Getty Images)
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JANUARY 06: A woman prays ahead of the Epiphany mass as part of celebrations of the Epiphany day at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchiate on January 6, 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. Epiphany celebrates the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist, and falls on the 12th and final day of Christmas. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JANUARY 06: A women prays and lights candles ahead of the Epiphany mass as part of celebrations of the Epiphany day at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchiate on January 6, 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. Epiphany celebrates the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist, and falls on the 12th and final day of Christmas. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JANUARY 06: Members of the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchiate participate in the Epiphany mass as part of celebrations of the Epiphany day at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchiate on January 6, 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. Epiphany celebrates the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist, and falls on the 12th and final day of Christmas. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JANUARY 06: A man kisses a wooden cross after retrieving it from the Bosphorus river during the blessing of the water ceremony, as part of celebrations of the Epiphany day at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchiate on January 6, 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. Epiphany celebrates the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist, and falls on the 12th and final day of Christmas. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JANUARY 06: Greek Orthodox swimmers wait for a wooden cross to be thrown into the water during the blessing of the water ceremony, as part of celebrations of the Epiphany day at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchiate on January 6, 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. Epiphany celebrates the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist, and falls on the 12th and final day of Christmas. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JANUARY 06: Greek Orthodox swimmer Nico Solis holds up a wooden cross after retrieving it from the Bosphorus river during the blessing of the water ceremony, as part of celebrations of the Epiphany day at the Church of Fener Orthodox Patriarchiate on January 6, 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey. Epiphany celebrates the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist, and falls on the 12th and final day of Christmas. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
An Armenian Orthodox woman prays at the Syrian Saint Sarkis Church during Christmas celebrations on January 6, 2016 in Damascus. While Catholics and Orthodox Christians mark Epiphany on January 6, Armenians celebrate Christmas. AFP PHOTO / LOUAI BESHARA / AFP / LOUAI BESHARA (Photo credit should read LOUAI BESHARA/AFP/Getty Images)
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Andrade isn't the only person moved by the text. Her tweet went viral overnight, gathering hundreds of thousands of likes and retweets.

Because Andrade did not blur out the number, others took to contacting the woman as well to offer condolences:

Hopefully, this anonymous woman is comforted by strangers' wishes for a merry Christmas.

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