x Eve Woman Wellness Readers Lounge Leisure and Travel My Man Bridal Health Parenting About Us Digital News Videos Opinions Cartoons Education U-Report E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian SDE Eve Woman Travelog TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise BULK SMS E-Learning Digger Classified The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS

Cunning dad tricks son into giving him free massages all thanks to his T-shirt

Readers Lounge By Mirror

ALSO READ: 'My boyfriend's leaving me because I stopped wearing make-up after I gave birth'

One thing which quickly deteriorates thanks to having a child is the condition of your back.

All that bending and lifting, the moonlighting as a human climbing frame, the having to heave all that extra stuff around.

So who can blame one cunning dad for coming up with a clever rouse to get a back massage off his son?

Ken Kawamato posted a video of his young son doing just this, all thanks to his T-shirt and a toy train.

In the footage, we see Ken, a Google software engineer from Japan lying on the floor while his son runs the toy up and down his dad’s back in a massage motion.

His T-shirt handily sports train track patterns over those spots that need a massage the most.

Ken's magic t-shirt (Photo: Courtesy)

Clever man!

ALSO READ: Baby Drago’s diary: At long last, baby is back in the city

But does it work? Not just as a rouse, but does it result in a semi-decent massage?

The good news is yes, it does.

Ken later added: "It feels good!"

Now, you too can get your kids to show you some TLC. A Japanese website is now selling the "massage T-shirt" so knackered dads everywhere can enjoy it for around Sh. 2, 000 (£17.40).

Which, when you think about it, is actually a small price to pay for frequent back rubs.

Share this article