To the little girl who unabashedly hopped onto my lap while I was on the train to work: You’re beautifully fearless.
To the mom taking her son across the city to perform his rap songs: You’re beyond cool.
To the barista saving up her tips for a plane ticket to Hawaii: I hope you make it.
Strangers inspire me. One-time encounters are the ones I remember most. Like the first time I tried a double chocolate torte and had to sit down before finishing the first bite. That night you opened your convertible up and we let the rain come in. Or that time when we stumbled upon a break dancing party in the middle of the slums of college town. Oh yeah. We danced.
Everything I am is the summation of all of you.
So thanks, you little nuggets. Now let’s have some ice cream!
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