Kicked Out Of Toys R Us On Its Last Day?

Johnpiere's most recent post she showed employees finishing up their tasks at the store which is covered in neon sale signs before locking the doors for the last time

Toys R Us' remaining stores closed on Friday, June 29. Her photo of Geoffrey the Giraffe leaving got the most attention, receiving almost 300,000 shares on Facebook.

However, shoppers who were hoping to secure a bargain on the final day of trading in Raleigh were left disappointed, as the mysterious buyer got there ahead of them.

"It's sad. A lot of kids are really probably shopping online Amazon a place like that, but there's something special about going to a store like Toys "R" Us", said Dale Shough, a customer.

The famed toy emporium filed for bankruptcy last fall and announced it would be shutting down all locations across America in March.

'My heart is breaking, ' Johnpiere wrote.

The photos showed empty shelves and checkout counters, with signs that said, "All sales final - No returns" and "Final day!"

This isn't the first time the toy shop has seen a random act of kindness; in December a year ago, two anonymous "secret Santas" went in and paid off $10,000 (£7,570) in layaway toys.

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While, having won their opening match against Panama 3-0, Belgium supporters were also certain there would only be one victor . Lukaku's performance vs Tunisia however caught the eye of many for more than one reason.

People have turned to social media to express their sadness.

"I think Geoffrey the Giraffe signifies fun and childhood memories", a zoo representative told CBS San Antonio affiliate KENS.

Another user, @carloslinera22, wrote: 'There are sad moments in life. but this, this broke me completely.

"Thanks for recommendation. You know what they say, Geoffrey when one door closes.another one opens!"

One user tweeted the photo saying: "Goodbye, Geoffrey the Giraffe". As kids, just the thought of visiting Toys R Us gave us a lot of excitement. What we found was a manager who didn't want us filming, no Geoffrey, and a pretty good sale on a small selection of toys.

Meanwhile, five former Toys R Us executives, including former CEO David Brandon, shared $8.2 million in retention bonuses.

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