a little kindness.

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in our after-school art club

the children painted kindness stones

and hid them in the garden

for other children to find


knowing it would make them smile

when they discovered these secret stones

 hoping they would do the same for others

passing on their surprise and joy

upon finding a bit of kindness

left just to make them happy

and then hiding them again

for others to discover.

 

“a little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.”

-john ruskin

68 responses »

  1. I’m fascinated by the way we teach kindness now. I learned it from bullies. I think that’s how my children learned how important it is as well. I wish people had done things like this years ago. Such a sweet thing for children to do.

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