Archive for December 31, 2008

The Kindness of Strangers

(First Published Oct 2005 at http://www.travelblog.org/bloggers/gypsygal)

One of the valuable things that I learned while traveling is that there’s no shortage of kindness everywhere. Journalism (and should I say, adulthood and the bitter experiences that I had to overcome) has made a cynic out of me, always suspicious of people’s motivation, especially of strangers who want to befriend or help me. ( I was like, why? Do you need anything from me?). (read more here)