kindness of strangers
"But...aren't you afraid?"I fought the urge to roll my eyes and answered with the question I give anyone who ask me this
Fear of strangers has no place in Markus' vision of the world. Anything but reckless, he is in fact counting on human kindness. He also rejoices that his muscles alone will power him for ±1,800 days through every conceivable environment.
I get to see my sweetheart after the journey, so I have additional incentive to get to the rails on time. I am a "regular
Maybe New Yorkers have gotten a bad rap. In fact, the folks in my building, not 40 stories, but a more humane 10, are pretty friendly. In the hallway or elevator, neighbors say, "Good morning," or "Have a good day."
In 67 blocks, that man had picked up the shattered pieces of my awful day and pieced them together in a way that made my life feel manageable again.
Watch the uplifting video, above. h/t Good News Network The video is reminiscent of the Dove's "Real Beauty Sketches" campaign
"It was just incredible to get home and see the car parked there with a red bow and a lovely card saying they hoped it would
It was late afternoon in Portland, Oregon -- around 4 o'clock. For me, it was closer to 7 p.m., as I had been flying all
We were from opposite sides of the world and strangers who could hardly speak a word of each other's language. Yet for those six days, she treated me with a mother's love and tenacity, as if I were her daughter.
A waiter at a Boston-area restaurant witnessed an act of kindness on Tuesday night that's warmed hearts across the internet.