- A kind man has impressed South Africa with his kindness when he bought a phone for his helper and her daughter
- The helper has also been praised for not being greedy and being grateful for everything her employer had done for her
- The Facebook post on the #ImStaying group has been flooded with messages praising the man and his helper
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Lesego Mabitsela posted an inspirational story on the Facebook group #ImStaying about how a man came into her store to buy a cell phone for his helper.She chose a R299 phone and Lesego suggested she take a more expensive model. The lady replied in Ndebele:
"This man has helped me a lot in my life and I don't want to be greedy."
Briefly.co.za learned that The man returned on another occasion, this time to buy a phone for his helper's daughter who needs one for studying. She is grade 10 and lives in another part of the country.
Lesego was blown away by the man's kind and selfless gesture. Here is her full post:
"This softspoken man came into my store the other day to buy his helper a phone. The lady chose one for R299 and the man asked if it's the one she likes. She looked a bit scared to answer but it was obvious she wanted a different one.
"Me being black, I signalled to the lady to choose one for R2 000 and the she said to me in Ndebele, "This man has helped me a lot in my life and I don't want to be greedy."
"I was taken aback but I commended the lady for her loyalty. Now today this man came again, alone, and bought another phone and said that it's for the helper's daughter.
"He said that the child lives elsewhere, doing Grade 10, and she needs a phone for schoolwork. I looked in amazement how compassionate this man is."
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This is what Facebook users had to say:
Ina du Plessis:
"Sadly it is greed that seem to be destroying our country. So proud of the lady who chose practical over greed. If more do that there will be more to spread around."
"May the Lord who sees it all bless him abundantly. May his entire household be blessed. Amen."
"We are very giving people, always willing to help others ❤"
"Yes, it is our society that has come to many people aid to assist. Our government clearly doesn't care!"
Earlier, Briefly.co.za reported that a black man identified as David Kenney has empowered a young man to never make the sky his limit. David Kenney recently became another reason why black peeps ought to relentlessly support black businesses.
According to Kenney, who shared his motivating encounter with the young boy, he revealed that he was touched to purchase a new lawnmower for the business-minded boy.
In other news, Briefly.co.za reported that a good Samaritan surprised a group of nurses with soup and fresh bread. One of the nurses revealed that it had been a long day and that negativity started to take over prior to him walking in.
He lifted their spirits and rounded off the visit with a much-needed prayer.
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