05/13/2013 05:11 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Divorced Mom: The Sweet Mother's Day Note One Divorcee Received (PHOTO)

There's no question that the first Mother's Day after divorce can be difficult, if not downright depressing.

That's why we were so impressed by the effort Reddit user GarveyBiggiz made to ensure that his newly divorced mom knew how much he appreciated her this Mother's Day. As GarveyBiggiz explained, his parents divorced a year ago and the split has taken a heavy toll on his mom. Though the Redditor said he hasn't always been there for his mom after the divorce, he showed up in a major way with this sweet note on Mother's Day:

It would be hard to find a divorced parent who wouldn't be touched by a letter like that.

Tell us the most thoughtful thing your kids ever told you after your divorce, then click through the slideshow below for more sweet messages from kids of divorce.

The Sweetest Thing My Child Told Me After Divorce

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