Losing the ones we love is never easy, so naturally, funerals are an extremely emotional affair. But for one Reddit user, the ceremony for the death of his best friend at age 12 led to, embarrassment then laughter.

The user explains in the thread that while in the process of mourning he found himself in an extremely uncomfortable situation, that at first horrified him, but then led to an oddly heartwarming and unexpected moment. Scroll down below to read this hilariously inspiring thread that teaches us that sometimes we not only have to mourn but find ways to live and celebrate life the way our loved ones would have wanted. (Facebook cover image: rochelle hartman)

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