This Man Brings Strangers to Tears — in a Good Way
While dining alone, he paid the bill for a couple next to him. He wrote on a napkin that they reminded him of the joy he had when he was with Carol, suggesting that picking up their tab would put a smile on her face.
Ballantyne says the gesture has helped him cope in a small way but has also brought her story to hundreds of thousands — or perhaps millions — of people.
Learn more about his generosity that has touched many lives — in the restaurant that night and far beyond.