Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Good Samaritan praised after returning lost wallet

It is often said that honesty is the best policy.

This is certainly the case as one young female employee has come in for high praise after she found a wallet in the washroom of a popular restaurant and gave it to her manager.

Isha Clarke, an employee of McDonald’s is being hailed as a role model by the owner of the wallet, who expressed her heartfelt gratitude to the young women in a Facebook post.

Ricarda Nelson explained that she went to McDonald’s Cipriani branch on Friday to purchase a Happy Meal for her five-year-old grandson, but forgot her wallet in the washroom.

The woman said she later returned to the restaurant where she learnt that her wallet was found by Clarke and given to the manger with all her belongings intact.

The grateful woman commended Clarke for her honesty.

She added that she will continue to show her gratitude.

“Hi everyone. Today I went to Mc Donald’s Cipriani branch to purchase a kids pack for my 5 yr. old grandson. I left my wallet in their washroom. 45 mins after I returned to the branch, I asked if it was found. YES. I want to thank this young lady, Ms Isha Clarke an employee of the Branch who found it in the washroom and gave it to the Manager.

The wallet had everything in it belonging to me it was intact. Isha I commend you for your honesty, you showed that there are still young people in Trinidad and Tobago that we can trust and depend on. Today you represented your Employers MC DONALD'S well and showed to be a good role model for the youths of our country. I am thankful and grateful to you. You will see me again I will continue to show my gratitude for your honesty.” 

This post received over 12,000 likes and was shared over 7000 times with social media users heaping praised on Clarke, for her honesty.

Clarke in a Facebook post thank everyone for their kind comments.

Proud of myself…Thanks to everyone I really appreciate it and thank you for all the good comments and to everyone that shared it God bless you guys.”


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