Heartwarming photo of devoted dad goes viral

This picture has touched the masses on social media.

Story highlights

  • Amy Palmer didn't anticipate the reaction the photo would cause
  • She says the act is typical of her husband

(CNN)A picture says a thousands words.

Especially in the case of Andre Palmer, a dad in York, Pennsylvania, who has inadvertently warmed the hearts of thousands.
    Amy Palmer, 33, Andre's wife, posted a picture of him sleeping under their son's hospital bed Tuesday.
    Their son -- just 20 months old -- has bad asthma.
    "He had an asthma attack over the weekend," Amy Palmer told CNN. "It wouldn't break, so I took him to the hospital."
    The child was a