Sick Of New Year's Just Being About Sparkles And Confetti? Here's A Story Worth Listening To.

Megan Kelley

Ever notice that we tend to focus New Year's Eve on throwing confetti, getting schwasted, and yelling "woooo!" at crowded parties? What d'ya say we emphasize starting fresh instead? I, for one, can't imagine anything that embodies the spirit of second chances more than this story.

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This touching video was made by StoryCorps in partnership with POV. It's part of their first-ever half-hour animated special, "Listening Is an Act of Love," which you can watch in its entirety on the POV website. If you've got a hankering for more animated stories, check out StoryCorps' entire collection. Thumbnail image via Thinkstock.

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