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What Would You Do?


Let's say your child goes to a friends house for a sleep-over. 

And,  returns home with over $200 worth of new clothes purchased by the friends parents.

What would you do?

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A young girl is invited for a sleep-over.  The mother drives her daughter to the house, walks her to the door, speaks with the parents hosting the sleep-over, hugs her daughter and then drives away.

The next afternoon the daughter is driven home by the parents who hosted the sleep-over.  The daughter walks into her house, hugs her mom, then shows her a large shopping bag full of new clothes, over $200 worth, that were purchased just for her.

The parents of the children are not friends.  They don't know each other very well.  Their children are friends and this was their first sleep-over together.

If you were the parent of the daughter who brought home the clothes, how would you react?  What would you do?

This parent took the bag of new clothes back to the hosts' home and said "Thanks, but I can't accept."  The hosts/clothes purchasers said, "Why not?  Our daughter told us that things were tight for you so we thought we'd help by buying back-to-school clothes for your daughter."

I ask again, how would you react?  What would you do?

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