One peso short

I have never

been happier

to receive loose coins

when the taxi driver

gave me the change

it made my heart

sing with “AHHHHHHHH!”

as if angels came down

I counted the coins…

one, two, three…

…fifteen, sixteen, seventeen.

It is one peso short

but it still

made a difference

because he tried

when almost everybody else

didn’t

he tried…

at least

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About Shayne Zalameda

Shayne Zalameda is Misstache. She adores eating, traveling, attending events, and watching films. She likes to omit adjectives and is fascinated with ironies. As much as possible, she tries to avoid the word "very". Sometimes she easily forget things. More on http://LeMisstache.com
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