In China, Dongsook was a stray cat that a compassionate woman in the neighborhood regularly fed. Dongsook would come around often for the woman to care for. But one day, the woman noticed that if food was put out on Dongsook’s plate, she would walk right by it.
He was known as the grumpy old man in the neighborhood… that sour puss of his peering out his window to be dissatisfied with practically everything. Sometimes older people act this way to hide their inner feelings of loss and loneliness. It’s the only way they know how to deal with life now.
His mom was 101 years old, and Armand was treasuring every moment with her. One day he was driving her through the snow as more snow was falling, and he decided he need to stop and turn around.
Elephants are big and beautiful, but they can also certainly be dangerous as well. When an elephant ran toward a lodge in Botswana, guests there had no idea what it would do next. Would it run over them? Would it cause major damage. It could have, but this enormous beast slowed down as it approached the in-ground pool on the lodge grounds.
When a quartet of young boy appears on a church stage during a Christmas program, the audience pretty much thinks they’ll sing a nice Christmas song and that will be that. And they will get ready for the next Christmas performance.
Most all dads will say that their daughters are beautiful. But it’s seldom they get the chance to sing them a song telling them as much. One man decided to vocalize the famous “You Are So Beautiful” song by Joe Cocker to his little 2-month-old daughter.
John Lunceford was driving his school bus route on a bitter cold winter day. When one little boy got on, he was shivering uncontrollably and crying. He was not wearing any hat or gloves. So John removed his own gloves and handed them to the little boy, wiping away his tears. He told the boy that it will be OK.
Let’s face it. Waitresses don’t make an awful lot. Even if you’re a Super Waitress, sometimes those tips just don’t go very far. Chelsea is a waitress at Spring St. Smokehouse and has raised her younger sister since she was a little girl. She has battled an eating disorder and runs a non-profit group that helps others with eating disorders through yoga.
Since Temperance Pattinson was only 3 years old, she has been participating with an organization to help raise money for war veterans. Now, she is 5 and doing the same thing for veterans, but she had never even met one until a few months ago.
Charly’s parents realized soon after his birth that she had a hearing problem, because she was not reacting in any way to sounds. She was going to need a hearing aid pretty quick. And she got one. When they turned it on, her reaction was awesome.