What I Learned From A Car Salesman About Trust Is Beyond Marvelous

“His was service with hope…. Your response was buying into the hope he shared. Very good story. ” Donna-Luisa

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I never expected this complete antithesis — left in peace with a fully loaded, high value item with full rights to the ignition.

The thing that gets me the most — there was no drama. When he walked away, he acted as if it is normal thing to do. Not even a moment of hesitation.

I was impressed by his audacity, uplifted by his trust and surprised by his gesture.

Best for last: The art of giving

Sometimes, a small act takes up the most room in our heart. What made the salesperson take the chance? If our roles we reversed, would I? Would you? On my drive home, I wondered.

“The most important decision we make is whether we believe we live in a friendly or hostile universe.”

Words attributed to the universal scientist and profound philosopher, Albert Einstein.

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