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Annoyance turns to happiness

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I was rushing to get to a meeting downtown on a sunny afternoon when a short girl in a hoodie and jeans tapped me on the shoulder. At first I was annoyed that I was being stopped on my way to the meeting, but as I turned around I saw that the girl held out a pack of my Sheriff cigarettes.

I just want to say thank you to the girl for running to give me back my cigarettes — I was really motoring! — and for not keeping them for herself. Even though they are $1 per pack Duty Free cigarettes, it surprised and gladdened me. Thank you

 

— Owen Toews

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