Child Shocks Crowd at Preschool Graduation With Surprising Response to Question

Any parent with young children will know that it can be hard to predict what will come out of their mouths next.

Therefore, when a little girl was asked about her future profession in a video that has recently gone viral, the response was slightly left field.

TikTok user baybay_930 took to the social media app on May 19 to share footage of her daughter's preschool graduation.

Set in the school gym, the video starts when the little girl's name, which is Presley, is called by her teacher.

Wearing a tiny graduation gown and cap, she heads up to collect her preschool diploma to a wave of applause.

The teacher then asks Presley what her name is, and she responds. Next she says: "What do you want to be when you grow up?"

The child pauses for thought, before replying: "umm... a witch."

The crowd of parents then erupts with laughter at the adorable moment.

Presley's mom captioned the footage, writing: "So my daughter graduated from preschool tonight did not see that coming!"

The video, which was posted on May 19, has since been viewed a whopping 14.7 million times, and received more than 3.6 million likes as well as 32,500 shares.

Many took to the comments section to share their thoughts on the hilarious footage.

One person called Hi, wrote: "The fact that I've seen this and I'm a witch... adorable!"

Jenny Dodge typed: "the tiny graduation gowns," alongside two cute-face emojis.

TikTok user Taylor commented: "Welcome little baby witch!"

Lots of people were expecting the little girl to say a profession more shocking, with Kai kai stating: "I was anxious for you cause I really thought she was about to say stripper ahahaha."

Gelly also thought the same, writing: "I thought she was gonna say stripper."

If your are interested in viewing other surprising and funny videos today, you may also like this footage of a drunk man asleep on a donkey.

In the clip, which is filmed at a marina by an onlooker, the animal walks past with a man slumped on top of it, his arms dangling down on each side.

From his posture, the traveler is either asleep, out cold or simply too intoxicated to sit up straight.

However, it is not merely his way of riding that is hilarious, but his outfit too.

He is wearing a captain's hat and a pair of swim briefs—clearly the outfit of someone who has been having a good time!

Little girl wearing a graduation cap
A stock image of a young girl standing in front of a chalkboard wearing a graduation cap. In a video posted on TikTok a preschooler shocked the crowd at her graduation. Getty Images