Probably most of us take such things as birds chirping, the sound of rain, or even voices of our loved ones for granted. That doesn’t mean we don’t appreciate them but we just have to admit that it’s not something so awe-inspiring since it’s something so seemingly normal for us being humans. As it usually goes, the most appreciated things are those that you do not possess. This closely relates to today’s story about a girl being mesmerized by things she can finally hear after getting hearing aids. Scroll down to be reminded about those little joys in life as well!

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Jo Altmaier posted about getting hearing aids on Tumblr

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Sharing the joys she found in hearing many little things after spending years in silence

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She had some good song recommendations too

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Even the simplest things were like a song to her when heard for the first time

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She had a blast discovering various sounds the world makes

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Constantly remembering to post new additions

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About things she loved hearing the most

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Every little thing counted, including the not so pleasant sounds

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No wonder she had to express her love for her new device by adding some colorful improvements to it

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After her post, people jumped in to share their own stories and words of appreciation