North Carolina Firefighters Sing Happy Birthday to 93-Year-Old After Cooking Mishap

Firefighters in Smithfield, North Carolina, sang ‘Happy Birthday’ to a 93-year-old woman after they were called to her home because of a cooking mishap on May 16.

The Smithfield Fire Department said they responded to the home of the woman, identified as Mrs Geraldine, after it filled with smoke. Mrs Geraldine left a pot on the stove too long while in the garden, they said

“To make her 93rd a little better, A-shift serenaded her with Happy Birthday,” the Smithfield Fire Department wrote on Facebook as they shared this video. Credit: Smithfield Fire Department via Storyful

Video Transcript

- (SINGING) --birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday Miss Geraldine, happy birthday to you.

- Well, thank you so much.

- Yes, ma'am, we hope you have a blessed bir--

- (SINGING) --birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday Miss Geraldine, happy birthday to you.

- Well, thank you so much.

- Yes, ma'am, we hope you have a blessed bir--

- (SINGING) --birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday Miss Geraldine, happy birthday to you.

- Well, thank you so much.

- Yes, ma'am, we hope you have a blessed bir--

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