85-Year-Old Woman's Polite Google Search Goes Viral

| by Nicholas Roberts
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A tweet from a man in England featuring an endearing Google search entry from his grandmother has gone viral.

Ben John, 25, wrote the following tweet after he discovered that his grandmother wrote "please translate these roman numerals mcmxcviii thank you," reports the Daily Mail.

"Omg opened my Nan's laptop and when she's googled something she's put 'please' and 'thank you'. I can't," followed by three cry laughing emojis.

The post went viral after being put on Twitter and garnered over 5,000 retweets and 8,000 shares.

Twitter supporters overwhelmingly praised John's grandmother's politeness.

"That is the CUTEST THING EVER," one user writes.

Another says: "One of the most British things I've ever seen. Bless her."

Several users joked about his grandmother's politeness in relation to machinery.

"You laugh now, but when the machines become sentient and take over, your blood ties to her will save you from slavery," a user writes.

And another: "You'll thank her when Google drones control the world. 'Remember my nan would thank you when performing web searches.'"

Sources: Daily Mail, Ben John/Twitter / Photo credit: Pexels, Ben John/Twitter

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