The waiter of one of the numerous cafes in the United States received a tip of $ 500 when the amount of the order of 37 cents. At first he was confused, but explained everything to the record left by the visitor on a napkin.
It occurred in the ordinary working Tuesday when 32-year-old waiter Casey Simmons was on shift. “The client ordered the cheapest thing that was on the menu. Sweet water”, — said the waiter.
The amount of the account totaled 37 cents, but the tea left him $500. Why, explained in the note on the napkin.
It turned out that the grateful visitor is daughter of the old woman, which the day before had helped the young man.
The day before Simmons went to the local supermarket for groceries. When the guy was standing in line at the cashier, he noticed the elderly woman who obviously looked confused. Other buyers simply walked past the old woman, but Simmons did not.
He approached the woman and asked what she’s upset and if she needed help. The old lady did not explain anything, but the young man decided to help her and even paid for her products.
“They were only $17, but the case was not about money. The thing is, to show that you care.”
As explained in the note by the girl, that day was the third anniversary of the death of her father, the husband of an elderly woman. She tried to do normal things, but the emotional pain overwhelmed her.
“One of the most depressing days of the year… You make it beautiful for my mother. You insisted to pay. Said she was a very beautiful woman. I haven’t seen her smiling like this ever since we lost your father.”