- Netizen John Erick Ami shared how his simple jeepney ride turned to be inspiring
- He was only able to pay 3 pesos after failing to find his wallet
- However, the jeepney driver gave him 30 pesos in return because of a touching reason
Commuting is not for the faint-hearted, that’s for sure. The huge possibilities of being felt up, having your belongings snatched, or simply encountering rude people are difficult to avoid.
However, one netizen experienced an extremely different incident during one jeepney ride.
Facebook user John Erick Ami was on his way to Adamson University when he realized that his wallet was missing. After checking his bag and pockets numerous times, he admitted defeat and opted to pay less the required amount for his ride.
Moreover, John informed the jeepney driver who he initially thought was mad on his fare.
Later on, the AU student was surprised when the driver handed him thirty pesos to fund his entire travel for that day. The kind-hearted man even told him that might not be able to go home if he wouldn’t provide at least that much of amount.
John extremely appreciated the action especially with the knowledge that jeepney drivers struggle to make ends meet regularly.
On his way down, he expressed his gratitude towards the man who wished him well in return.
The post has easily gathered nearly 37k shares and 182k reaction in just a couple of hours. Netizens were also pleased to learn about the inspiring incident.
Some were even feeling dismayed that John failed to get the plate number of the jeepney so that the driver would receive a proper acknowledgement.
Nonetheless, the story has taught a lot of people on how to always be kind regardless of the situation.
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