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Old 09-20-2017, 08:38 PM
 
Location: Los Angeles area
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Originally Posted by Tzaphkiel View Post
i love this.
it's fun handing out $10 bills.
i was with a friend once who handed paper money to a street person, and someone with us snapped at her "Why do you even do that?" and my friend said smiling "because I can."

i love that.
that is now me doing that.
i have the money, it makes me happy, i hand out $10 bills because I can.

I, too, think generosity is a positive trait. However, the reason I don't give money to the homeless is the rather high likelihood that I would simply be supporting their tobacco, alcohol, and/or drug habit.
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