There are kind souls still


I WAS at Seremban’s Rasah Jaya market buying meat from a stall run by a Chinese man. As I took out my wallet, a RM20 note fell out and dropped into a small drain blocked with thin poles. The drain was not deep but I couldn’t reach the money and I couldn’t lift the poles off. I gave up and paid the meat seller, mentioning my bad luck in passing.

I had not meant to ask him for help so I was honestly shocked when he went about searching for something to retrieve the note with. He spoke in Chinese to the other stall owners and finally found something; within seconds he had retrieved the money.

I thanked him profusely and walked out thinking, God there are still some nice, kind people in this world. RM20 is not a big sum of money but the kindness shown was more than money can buy.

Thank God for the kind souls who break down prejudice and give hope to others, irrespective of race and colour.

Happy Malaysia Day!

SAMUEL YESUIAH

Seremban

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Letters

Student feels the brunt of discrimination
Recovery calls for pragmatism
Amend Constitution to ensure uniform judgements
Speak up for the needs of the country at COP26
Benefits of working together
Safer to stick with conventional sanitisation measures
Apply the same standards of justice to sons and daughters
Still time to regain her competitiveness
Learn the lesson of saving for a rainy day
We need more young ‘agropreneurs’

Stories You'll Enjoy


Vouchers