Helpful To Nobody

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Yesterday, as I was driving Dad to the doctor, a car suddenly slowed down in front of me. The driver made a turn and then put on his blinker.

That was helpful to nobody.

When we took the elevator up to the second floor and attempted to get out, a young couple was waiting right in front of the open door. They just stood there and stared at us as if they weren’t the ones that needed to move.

That was helpful to nobody.

Then when we walked out to the car, we noticed that someone had parked in the van-accessible lines next to our handicapped spot. The reason you’re not supposed to park there is so that handicapped people have more space to get in and out of their vehicle (especially if they use a wheelchair or walker).

That was helpful to nobody.

So here’s my advice to the less than brilliant people of this world:

Think before you act. Be considerate. Rules apply to everyone (including you). Actions have consequences. And, as they like to say in the sporting world… JUST DO IT!

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2 thoughts on “Helpful To Nobody

  1. This behavior exits in abundance in the subway. Now announcements are made along with posters to educate the unknowing and shame the selfish. On way to NYC now. I’ll see how it is working!

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    • I’d stand behind that yellow line on the platform jic! And, if I’m not already leaning on the door bc there r no seats, I always let everyone else go out first (so I don’t get trampled!)… Sad but true #nativenewyawker šŸ˜

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