GOOD NEWS VIDEO: 100-Year-Old Woman Sees Ocean for First Time
Just a month before her 101st birthday, Ruby Holt finally fulfilled one of her lifelong wishes: to go to the beach and gaze out at the ocean for the first time.
Until this week, Holt had never set foot outside of her home state of Tennessee.
"I always wanted to see the ocean, but I never had the opportunity," Holt said.
Thanks to her assisted-living center and the Wish of a Lifetime organization, Holt was given an all-expenses-paid vacation to the Gulf of Mexico, a trip 100 years in the making.
Now that Holt has crossed a day at the beach off her bucket list, she is setting her sights even higher for next year: a trip to Disney World!
Watch the incredible clip from "America's News Headquarters" above and check out the heartwarming YouTube video below.