Wednesday, September 14, 2022

This Jeepney Driver Earned Praise From Netizens After Giving A Free Ride To All His Senior Citizen Passenger

If you think that all drivers are of no good, you are definitely wrong. It's pretty hard to believe this because of those issues and incidents they're involved but there are still some good drivers that exist. This driver definitely proves that not all drivers are the same and can do good to others, especially on their passengers.

Recently, a netizen shared the story behind the viral photo of a senior citizen inside a public jeepney on the Facebook page of Billy Crawford.

Stated in the caption of the post, the senior citizen was paying her fare when the driver asked her if she’s a senior citizen and who she’s with. When the passenger told him that she’s alone and that she’s a senior, the jeepney driver immediately returned the fare that confused her. When the passenger asked, the driver simply said that he does it to senior citizens.

The conversation goes like this:

Lola: Bayad ho
Jeepney driver: Señior citizen ho kayo?
Lola: oho.
Jeepney driver: May kasama ho kayo?
Lola: wala ho
Jeepney driver: *returning back the money to the old lady* Wag na ho kayo magbayad
Lola: Ha? Bakit?
Jeepney driver: *smiling* Kung wala po kayong kasama kahit ilan pa kayong señior citizen dito sa jeep ko basta hindi kayo magkakilala, nililibre ko. Ang sarap kaya tumulong. Para pag tanda ko, meron din tutulong sa akin!

Netizens shared their admiration and ended up praising the driver. Some also claimed that they were inspired by him.

The said post garnered 202k mixed reactions, 13,676 shares and 7.8k comments as of writing.

Meanwhile, another photo went extremely viral online wherein behind the seat of the driver, a cardboard along with the words: “SA LAHAT PONG SENIOR LIBRE NA PO KAYO.”

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Source: Viral Department