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Pay Attention to the People Around You: Stories on Kindness


This WBUR series tells stories about kindness & the profound effect that it can have on our lives. From the gas station attendant who became a therapist to his customers to the skydiving instructor who made a split-second decision to sacrifice it all, to a woman who spends each day finding ways to love those around her, I found myself moved.

In the words of one of our storytellers, they are a reminder to "pay attention to the people around you...close to them and care for them."

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  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    Sheila's story was so selfless- so beautiful. I love how she would buy a lottery ticket regularly and had plans to divide her lottery winnings throughout all the people around her- and did so when she won a small amount. Really touching. Thanks for sharing. Wow.