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Kindness of strangers

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by bigpern23, Sep 20, 2010.

  1. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    A friend of mine posted this on his Facebook page and I thought it was a great little show of kindness:

  2. Bubbler

    Bubbler Well-Known Member

    When I was in college, and I worked for a small paper about 40 miles of campus, I was on my way there and a rain storm turned to an ice storm. My alternator went out and my car died in the middle of nowhere. I didn't really realize it, but it was in a bit of danger.

    Some farm family, I still don't know their names, helped me out and took me to their farm so I could make some calls. The tow truck had a 60-minute drive, so they let me stay warm at their house.

    I got towed up to the town I was headed to and a classmate of mine who was going out with one of my friends let me stay the night at her house.

    I didn't have any money to give to that family, but I've always appreciated that.
  3. Bad Guy Zero

    Bad Guy Zero Active Member

    Last week I heard a piece on the radio about The 93 Dollar Club:

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