A few days ago I went to the Cheah Yew Shop in Jalan Fettes to buy lunch. After packing my lunch the young man told me that it costs RM4.50. So I grabbed some ringgit notes from my wallet and passed them to him. He took the money and said, "Auntie, why are you giving me so much money?"
I thought I had given him a ringgit or two more but the note he returned me was a RM50 note! In my hurry, I did not realise that there was a RM50 note wedged among the blue ringgit notes.
"Thank you," I said, "And God bless you, you are an honest man."
Honest people like this young man ought to be commended and he makes me believe there are still a lot of good people out there despite some of the horrors we read in the newspapers.