Man checks out with coins in Walmart; cashier's response goes viral

Man checks out with coins in Walmart; cashier's response goes viral

A woman's post about a cashier's patient approach towards a man is bringing happiness to many on Facebook.

Bowlin posted the picture with the story on Thursday, and it has gotten over 20,400 shares. "He continues to apologize to both of us as we reassure him it's okay".

The man scurried away after the change was correctly counted and the transaction was completed. She says the man's items had been scanned and he had been given his total when he "look [ed] apologetically" back at her and started taking out handfuls of change. She watches as his hands and voice shake. He became flustered after miscounting the change, having to start over. "We will do this together", the cashier told the man.

Spring Bowlin was waiting in the checkout line while on her lunch break when she witnessed the exchange.

What's more heartwarming is what the cashier tells Ms Bowlin once the man leaves. "What's wrong with our world is we've forgotten how to love one another", she said, according to the post. Compassion and empathy too!

"This lady just showed everyone how we should be each and every day", wrote another. The people that live day to day because of financial troubles.

Commenters also shared their thoughts on whether or not this story was "newsworthy".

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