An act or two of foolish kindness by Aram Saroyan

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Published by Penmaen Press in Lincoln [MA] .

Written in English

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Statementtwo stories by William Saroyan ; wood engravings by Helen Siegl.
ContributionsSaroyan, William, 1908-, Siegl, Helen.
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Pagination1 v.(unpaged) :
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Open LibraryOL14144502M

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Sometimes the most simple act of kindness can have a big impact on someone else. year-old Alujqyon Lowery was at the local mall when he noticed an older woman having trouble going down the escalator so he asked her if she needed help.

While other people walked past Carma Greathouse, who was shopping with her granddaughter and two great-granddaughters, Alujqyon took the time to help .

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