These stories appeared on the BBC news website following an account of a ‘Good Samaritan’. Many people were inspired to tell of their own encounters with people offering random acts of kindness with no need of reward.
Questions for discussion
– Which stories stand out to you and why?
– Have you ever met somebody you would class as a ‘Good Samaritan’?
– Have you ever done anything which you would class as acting like a Good Samaritan?
– What is more common: people willing to help strangers, or people who are unwilling to? Why do you think this is?