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Don’t Turn Your Back

#FromOneLine №103

A stranger giving money to a street panhandler.
Photo by Tom Parsons on Unsplash

Sometimes I wonder if I or any one who is in a more fortunate position gives off inadvertently belittling gestures when doing something charitable or supportive for someone less fortunate. Do we assume too much that any of these folks should be overly grateful?

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