March 23rd is National Puppy Day, an official date dedicated to doing what we do all year: marvel at the cuteness of tiny dogs. Puppies are a ray of sunshine in a dark world, a beacon of hope synonymous with tears of joy. Here are the best videos of cute humans reacting to even cuter puppies.

1. This woman who got her Christmas miracle.


2. Emma, after enduring bad poetry.

3. The little boy learning what beauty is.

4. The birthday girl who got the only thing cooler than a cell phone.