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Why I Helped an Elderly Man Find His Car After He Forgot Where He Parked It

I never got a chance to thank him for trusting me enough to help him.

“Do You Need Some Help?”

And Then There Were Two of Us

“It’s over Here!”

The Moral of the Story

Life often presents us with unexpected opportunities to put aside our own needs in order to focus on and attend to the needs of vulnerable others. The next time you’re presented with such an opportunity, stop what you’re doing, take a deep breath, and ask yourself, “if I were in this person’s shoes, how would I want a stranger to treat me?” If you’re honest with yourself, you’ll realize exactly how you ought to act.

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