Page 47 - Best of the Month
This summer I was in Italy, when a boy came up to me and gave me a single red rose, and began speaking in Italian to me.
I signaled that I didn't speak Italian, and he thought for a moment and said hesitantly, "You...are...
& walked away.
His random kindness gave me confidence, & GMH.
Yesterday, my abusive boyfriend and I got into a fight.
He hit me, I fell on my purse.
Laying on the ground I heard, "911, What's your emergency?"
I've been praying to a god I don't believe in for help for months.
I fell on my phone, and it dialed 911.
God, you've saved me.
After 9/11 and Islamophobia, I've been afraid of wearing a hijab (headscarf).
I decided to wear it again after 8 years.
Today, at the park, one man ran and yelled at me to get out of his country.
A group of people stood up for me.
People who don't judge everyone for a handful of extremists GMH.