Social networks never cease to surprise us, and this time, TikTok has witnessed a viral turtle that has captivated millions of viewers in just 24 hours.
User @bobobaby1823 shared a video that quickly became an internet phenomenon, accumulating more than 1.4 million views and more than 4,000 comments in record time.
In this short but charming clip, a house turtle on a mini skateboard can be seen moving at full speed across the floor of the house, accompanied by the phrase "Brave skateboard boy." How has this adorable and brave animal won the hearts of so many?
In the video you can see the 'skater' turtle, perched on a small skateboard or skateboard, specially designed for its size. What is most striking in the video, beyond the situation itself, is that it is the turtle itself that is propelling itself with its legs to continue gaining speed and move forward. He looks like he's enjoying every second of his wheeling journey, and his nonchalant expression and gaze at the camera only adds to the fun.
The comments that accompany the video reflect the surprise of the users, who express their amazement at the turtle's dexterity. Some have even shared anecdotes about their own pets, creating a sense of community around this unique experience, and have praised the dexterity of this virtuous animal.
"But hey, how beautiful, she sure feels like she's flying," explains one. "Tell the story, it was never slow again..." says another in an ironic tone. "Who said a turtle can't be fast?" asks another user, laughing.
The rapid spread of this video demonstrates once again the power of social media to bring people together through moments of joy and wonder. This video reminds us that creativity and originality can flourish on digital platforms, and that sometimes, the most unexpected things can bring us a smile in the midst of the daily routine.