Published: Tue, November 14, 2017
Finance | By Loren Pratt

Heartwarming photo shows Walmart cashier helping man struggling to count change

Heartwarming photo shows Walmart cashier helping man struggling to count change

Since being posted on Thursday, the photo has been shared over 16,900 times and has over 27,000 likes.

He started to take fistfuls of change out of his pockets to pay for his items. Shared on November 10, the post has collected over 32,000 reactions and more than 19,000 shares on the social networking site.

A MS woman says her heart was warmed at a Walmart store last Thursday by the kind actions of a cashier. Bowlin said the men then started to miscount and quickly became flustered. The woman, Spring Herbison Bowlin, documented the exchange on her Facebook page. "Gives me a muttered, 'I'm so sorry.' His hands and voice are shaking", writes Bowlin. As for the older gentleman, Bowlin said her heart went out to him.

The man scurried away after the change was correctly counted and the transaction was completed.


"This is not a problem, honey".

Still, the man apologized to the cashier and customer behind him, and told him that it's OK. But Bowlin said the cashier wasn't fazed.

The post has resonated with many people. Kindness, patience and compassion for the win! "We will do this together, '" a customer patiently waiting recounted in a now-viral Facebook post detailing the heartfelt gesture.

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