Photo of little girl and her family causes a stir on social media

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A photo of a 4-year-old's family at a soccer game has gone viral on Twitter.

Maelyn, a little girl from Georgia, had her family in attendance to support her. Twitter user @JSpruel, named Joseph, shared a photo of Maelyn and her crew with the provocative question, "How y'all feel about this?":

The photo shows Maelyn, her parents and her stepparents in customized jerseys. It certainly caused a stir, getting over 5,000 retweets and 22,000 likes.

See reactions to the photo:

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@JSpruel10 I think it's dumb to put the -step on the jerseys. I'm a father to a child I didn't help create but the… https://t.co/UXR5TgTs1B
@JSpruel10 If mom and dad wanted to be there together they should have stayed married.
@JSpruel10 Love it...My sons dad and I and our perspective s/o ...it takes a village It's a standard https://t.co/IKTyW2l6lO
@JSpruel10 For those of you saying the biological parents don't wanna be around each other and that the step paren… https://t.co/bKKJeigPiW
@JSpruel10 How ALL Divorced Parents should be...
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Maelyn's mom, Clara Cazeau, spoke to BuzzFeed News about how the photo occurred. A friend made the jerseys and Cazeau felt that, "It is important that Maelyn grows up knowing that her mommy and daddy were able to put our differences aside for the sake of her."

Another Twitter user showed that Maelyn's stepmom, Emilee Plaayer, shared the photo as well:

"Because of us, I will never believe co-parenting can't work." she said, "I know through experience it can work!"

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