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An Open Letter To The Woman Who Bought My Starbucks

MIAMI - FEBRUARY 25: (FILE PHOTO)  A Starbucks coffee sits on a table at a Starbucks store February 25, 2008 in Miami, Florida.  In an effort to cut costs, the coffee chain announced July 29, 2008 that it was laying off 1000 non-store employees. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
MIAMI - FEBRUARY 25: (FILE PHOTO) A Starbucks coffee sits on a table at a Starbucks store February 25, 2008 in Miami, Florida. In an effort to cut costs, the coffee chain announced July 29, 2008 that it was laying off 1000 non-store employees. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

To the woman who paid for my tea at Starbucks this morning after I’d forgotten my wallet at home: You are an absolute saint.