KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- "It's okay, fish," says nearly two-year-old Margot Payne, of Knoxville, in a now-viral video to a largemouth bass fish.
Source: Morgan Payne
Margot's mother, Morgan, captured the video of Margot with her dad, Jordan, as Margot clutches the fish. It has more than 3,000 shares and more than 1,000 comments.
Margot repeatedly says, "It's okay," before her dad says, "I'm going to turn him back."
The Paynes said the fish made its way safely back into the water.
With millions of views across social media, Margot has captured the hearts of many.
While social-distancing this daddy and daughter just caught her first fish.— Rex Chapman���� (@RexChapman) March 20, 2020
Sweetest thing you’ll see today...��❤️����❤️�� pic.twitter.com/vQp1Q8mRor
This little girl comforting that fish is what the world needs right now. https://t.co/VlZ0O57Axo— Bree Smith (@NC5_BreeSmith) March 21, 2020
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