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  1. #1
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    Stranger in line at Walmart brings teacher to tears with kind gesture

    "I'm The teacher at Francis Scobee Middle School in San Antonio, Texas, explained that she teaches in a very low socioeconomic area where kids can’t always afford what their peers can."

    "Touched by the woman’s kind gesture, the man offered to pay for everything in the woman’s cart. She thanked him, but said she couldn’t accept his money."

    "But when $97 flashed on the cash register, the man, later identified as Lester Brown, jumped between Drude and the cashier with a bill in his hand."

    “He said, ‘Put your wallet away,’ and I just started crying,” Drude told CBS News. “That’s the sweetest thing I’ve ever heard.”

    “This is exactly the type of person I want to influence my kids to be,” said Drude, adding that she plans to ask Brown to join her class for a pizza party. “I want him to inspire my kids just like he inspired me; if any of my kids grew up to be half the man he is I’d be very proud.”



    http://www.cbsnews.com/news/stranger...hool-supplies/

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    Love this! Thank you so much for sharing this heartwarming story.
    "In separateness lies the world’s greatest misery; in compassion lies the world’s true strength."

    - Buddha

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    I love stories like this.
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    Long Lost Love - Discovery ID - Disappeared - Bob Harrod Case

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    Now THIS MAN is a hero. Thanks for sharing.
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    Awww. My eyes are wet.
    "Some circumstantial evidence is very strong, as when you find a trout in the milk."
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    Faith in humanity restored!



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