This is such a touching story, that I had to re-blog and share with everyone……this is such a wonderful idea…

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”We enter a little coffeehouse with a friend of mine and give our order. While we’re aproaching our table two people come in and they go to the counter:
‘Five coffees, please. Two of them for us and three suspended’ They pay for their order, take the two and leave.

I ask my friend: “What are those ‘suspended’ coffees?”
My friend: “Wait for it and you will see.”

Some more people enter. Two girls ask for one coffee each, pay and go. The next order was for seven coffees and it was made by three lawyers – three for them and four ‘suspended’. While I still wonder what’s the deal with those ‘suspended’ coffees I enjoy the sunny weather and the beautiful view towards the square infront of the café. Suddenly a man dressed in shabby clothes who looks like a beggar comes in throught the door and kindly asks

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  1. ramblingsfromamum Says:

    I had read this previously from another re-blog – it is a lovely and thoughtful gesture that needs to be carried on, especially in Winter when those in need require a hot drink and a small meal. Unfortunately there would also be many businesses that wouldn’t welcome ‘homeless’ sitting in their cafes and ‘taking up space’ where paying customers could sit and spend more. If it can be done it would probably catch on, but sadly as much as we would like the world to be a little kinder.. it will take time before they can see the goodness in this 😦

  2. sakuraandme Says:

    Hey Ivonne. I re-blogged this and thought it was the most beautiful caring thing in the world for people to do. It should be everywhere and hugely publicised. Hope you had a great Easter break? hugs Paula xxxx

  3. Mayrbear's Lair Says:

    Very touching! 🙂

  4. Sex, Spirit, Soul Mates and Chocolate....Ivonne's Journey Says:

    I think I am going to send the story to Starbucks and other coffee places and maybe restaurants local in my area. Wouldn’t it be great if we did this around the world in every city? Where the charity goes directly to the person benefiting?


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