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These ducklings owe their lives to this incredibly brave woman

Virginia Chavez-Nelson is an avid contributor of words for the greater good (see: writer) and a fun-loving Phoenician by way of Argentina. With a degree in Journalism from Arizona State University, Virginia has more than 10 years of expe...

Lucky ducks

Look both ways before you cross the road. One of the most well-known pieces of advice escaped this feathered family on their trek to greener pastures. With a little push from a friendly humanitarian, these ducklings and their mama were able to waddle their way to safety.

No red light here. Green means go, but in the middle of a busy intersection? Why did this darling duck family attempt such a feat? We may never know, but one thing's for sure: These cuties get an A+ for using the crosswalk.

Without hesitation, this brave woman set her best judgement aside and used her crossing-guard instincts to help the duck family cross the road. With the help of the understanding drivers patiently waiting at the intersection, the ducks arrived safely to their destination. Gandhi once stated, "The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated." This woman is inspiration and proof that humanity has a heart.

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