"After offering him a twenty for risking his life on a busy highway, the man who helped change my tire yesterday said, 'No. I needed to do this.'" She answered, "Some people are not born with an innate sense of distaste for compassion." I said, "He was on his way to his father's funeral and needed to remember him best with a generous act." She said, "Sure beats being lost in time with absolutely nothing to do but fill out lifetime subscriptions to the Life and Times of Other People." "Do you think there are many people stranded in the cities and countries with no time off?" I asked. "Stranger things have been known to have happened in the refugee camp of life."