93-year-old woman goes viral after making hilarious plea for more beer during lockdown

Publish Date
Thursday, 16 April 2020, 5:53PM
Photo / KDKA Facebook

Photo / KDKA Facebook

During the current coronavirus pandemic, Olive Veronesi was facing a serious problem: While quarantining herself to avoid catching the deadly virus, her beer supply was starting to run low. 

So the 93-year-old woman from Pennsylvania decided to make a hilarious plea from the window of her home.

But it wasn't a plea for the lockdown to be over ... instead, it was a plea for more beer.

Olive was photographed standing at her window holding a can of Coors Light with a whiteboard that read: "I need more beer!!"

Naturally, the picture of Olive went viral, with more than 52,000 people sharing the elderly woman's antics.

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Following the post going viral, several people offered to help drop off beer to her.

However, Coors Light came through and delivered 150 cans of Pilsner to her door - enough to last her five months in quarantine.

After the delivery the 93-year-old said she was grateful for the donation, saying: "I have a beer every night. It's something to relax. It's nice, something for a young lady."