The old man blinked, vaguely recongising the boy from the shopping precinct.
"This is for you" the boy handed him a cheque for £5000
"What's this for?" he asked
"To thank you" replied the boy smiling.
"Remember when you gave me £2 last week?
Well I spent £1 on a lottery ticket and won £50,000".
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