In almost any culture, it’s usually those who have less who give more.
A bachelor who lives a spartan life offered us a bounty of fresh produce, unexpectedly.
We said we would only accept if he could name something he would enjoy in return — some home baking, perhaps?
I wish I had words to capture his look of astonishment.
“No,” said the one with less, “I just want to give.”
Life in 5 lines or less© is thankful for the generosity of others, here every Saturday.