logo

'What can I get for $2?' Bartender's heartwarming act of kindness for homeless man goes viral

author
Jul 31, 2018
02:52 P.M.

A viral post on Facebook revealed the kind gesture of a bartender in Tennessee who helped a homeless man with only two dollars in his pocket.

Advertisement

A customer named Dawn Wilt shared the touching story on social media. She explained that a homeless man walked into Huey’s, which is a popular restaurant in Memphis, and looked to be in dire need of help.

Wilt suggested that the homeless man was hopeful that a kindhearted stranger would help him.

The man was very hungry and he only had two dollars at the time. For more stories like this, follow us on our Twitter account @amomama_usa.

Source: Freepik

Source: Freepik

Wilt said that at first, the homeless man looked hesitant to walk towards the bar. Eventually, he gathered up the courage and approached the bartender, who Wilt said was named Beck.

Advertisement

Beck greeted the man with a friendly smile and asked:

“What can I get you, man?”

The homeless man explained that he only had two dollars and asked what he could buy with that amount since he was starving. Without hesitation, Beck asked the man if he wanted a burger with a side of onion rings or fries.

Obviously, Beck’s offer was worth more than two dollars. The homeless man replied, “God bless you.”

Advertisement

Later on, Beck asked the man what he wanted to drink and he said water. Wilt noted that it was a hundred degrees outside and was sure that the man was very thirsty.

On her post, Wilt wrote, ‘They gave the food to him to go and I swear when it came out it was way more than he ordered or paid for ... I say cheers to Beck for having a HEART.’

Wilt also shared that Beck’s random act of kindness reminded her of the bartender in the iconic movie, It’s A Wonderful Life, and wrote the line, ‘every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings.’

She continued, ‘Beck, you get the wings today. Made my heart smile.’

Wilt encouraged other social media users to share her post because Beck’s kind gesture deserved to be acknowledged by the world. At present, the post has been shared more than 1,700 times on Facebook.

Advertisement
info
Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Advertisement
Related posts

Wealthy Heir Taunts Beggar Outside Luxury Hotel, Finds His Bank Account Drained Next Morning – Story of the Day

November 03, 2023

Rich Man’s Son Steals Few Bucks from Beggar, Pays Much Higher Price for That Later – Story of the Day

November 09, 2023

School Janitor Dies Alone in Poverty, Next Day His Children Each Find a Million Dollars in Their Accounts — Story of the Day

December 27, 2023

Wealthy Man’s Son Steals Few Bucks from Beggar, Pays Much Higher Price for That Later – Story of the Day

December 28, 2023

Rich Teen Laughs at Homeless until She Finds out Her Own Fate — Story of the Day

February 20, 2024

I Was Telling My Colleague about a Terrible Date When Suddenly I Realized a Shocking Truth Looking at Her Phone

February 06, 2024

Old Man Isn't Allowed inside the Club — Story of the Day

December 04, 2023

Man Gets Fired after Co-worker Accuses Him of $5K Theft — Years Later, Their Paths Cross at Interview

February 07, 2024

Man Proposes to His Girlfriend with 5 Rings

November 27, 2023

My Mother Put Me up for Sale — Story of the Day

January 26, 2024

Missing Soldier Comes Home to Find His Wife Married – Story of the Day

December 27, 2023

Stranger Fills up Cart of Elderly Man Who Can’t Buy Groceries, They Meet Again Later in Private Jet — Story of the Day

December 06, 2023

Am I Wrong for Offering to Buy a Girl a Drink and Then Not Paying For It?

February 13, 2024

This Girl Was Traded to an Older Man for Money as a Child — Now She's a Famous Actress who Managed to Reconcile with Her 3 Daughters

November 28, 2023