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06.22.2017 (1422 Days Ago)
A Seat
A Seat
1422 days ago 5 comments Categories: Lifestyle Tags:

Last weekend, Alexandria, Virginia. I followed as Flo and Jackson, our 4 and a half year old grandson, got on the free "Trolley" that makes its way up and down King Street in Old Town.

Flo found a seat on the front bench next to a pleasant looking woman with her child. They made room for Jackson on the bench as the Trolley started moving.

Then the women looked at me and asked if I wanted a seat. As I shook my head "No, thank you", I noticed the sign above the bench. "Please offer this seat to the disabled or elderly."

When I read Fred's blog of only a few weeks' ago - when he was offered a seat on the subway - I was appreciative of the fact that I had not yet been offered a seat. Little did I know that the offer was destined to come so soon.

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  •  Fred wrote 1422 Days Ago (neutral) 
     
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    Empathy!
     
       
     
     
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  •  Cayce_Crown wrote 1422 Days Ago (positive) 
     
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    If you want to sit, sit.
     
       
     
     
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  •  Flo_Feinberg wrote 1422 Days Ago (neutral) 
     
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    It was so hard not to laugh out loud....the look on your face said it all! But I think that lovely lady, who was not so young herself, was just being kind....you are Forever Young!
     
       
     
     
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  •  Corey_Bearak wrote 1421 Days Ago (neutral) 
     
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    Imagine if more men died their hair......
     
       
     
     
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  •  Victoria_Drogin wrote 1421 Days Ago (neutral) 
     
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    I'm glad that courtesy is not dead - even though it sometimes takes a nudge!
     
       
     
     
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