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People Are Awesome: This Guy Returned a lost iPad, $13,000 Cash, and then His Reward

Zachary Slobig

So Patrick Morgan, janitor at Ft. Lauderdale airport, finds an iPad, sees there's thousands in cash stashed in its case, and turns it in to the authorities. The grateful owner offers Morgan $60 as a reward. He turns around and splits that up between a homeless woman and a struggling co-worker. The airport rewards him with a plaque and the equivalent of a week's paid vacation. Finally, Morgan accepts. Enjoy the beach, Patrick. You deserve it.

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  • Katy Daily

    I kind of want to fly into Ft Lauderdale airport just to high-five this guy.

  • Laura

    Patrick Morgan, thank you for being such an awesome person!

  • runningmermaid

    Patrick Morgan, YOU are a good man.

  • Steven Ross

    Or, "Rich jerk provides 0.46% finder's fee to low wage worker who returns cash"