This made me smile.

Usually reality TV/talent quests are utter rubbish, but this is one of those gentle surprises that reminds you that decent people can have the most beautiful of ability, the most genuine of hearts and can break down even the jaded and bored among us.

At the 4 minute mark Simon Cowell seems to almost be in love - it's quite astonishing.

Embeds aren't allowed, so follow the link to watch.

And smile.

Susan Boyle - Singer - Britains Got Talent 2009