Video of girl receiving doll with matching prosthetic goes viral

The gift of a new toy is met with enthusiasm by most children, but for one Texas girl, a doll that looks just like her triggered tears of joy.

Courtney Fletcher Bennett gave her daughter Emma a new American Girl doll that was custom fitted with a prosthetic right leg, just like hers.

In a video posted to Facebook Wednesday, Emma, whose last name was not disclosed, is presented the box by her little sister and told to read the enclosed letter.

Emma lifts a flap covering the doll’s legs, sees the pink prosthetic leg, flips the cover back down and gasps in surprise.

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