We all know the phrase ‘never judge a book by its cover’ but not enough of us put this practice to good use. Thomas McFall discovered he had made a mistake pre-judging his annoying classmate and his story is helping to teach a lesson to people all over America.
Thanks to Thomas’ honesty, he shared his story with his Twitter followers, and his story has gone viral as it teaches us a powerful lesson about prejudice and friendship.
Ever since Thomas’ story about his ‘annoying’ classmate on Twitter went viral, people all over America have been jumping at the chance to help out his new friend. It seems that a lot of people recognise their own prejudices and want to make a difference.
If we pushed aside our first impressions and made more of an effort to be kind to other people, the world would be such a more inclusive place. Thomas learnt this lesson through speaking to his annoying classmate and it resulted in a beautiful friendship.