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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

The Doctor And Lawyer

a doctor and a lawyer were talking over a cup in a pupular restaurant. Then conversation was constantly interrupted by friends who kept asking for free medical services. "How do you stop people from asking you for advice when you are not in your office?" the doctor asked. "I give it to them - then i send them in bill later", the lawyer replied. The next day, the doctor decided to send bills to those people who had sought medical advice from him. When doctor checked his own mailbox he found bill from the lawyer. these means the secret was found.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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