Story archives - tag: "stranger"


The 4am waitress at Shari's took better care of me during my overdose then my friends ever did the first time.

tags: waitress overdose drugs stranger [add]

2010-10-07 16:13:18 / Rating: 409 /


It wasn't until the end of the afternoon, when I stepped off the boat and we parted ways, that I realized I hadn't caught his name.

tags: boat sailing whale watch stranger discussion talk mysterious [add]

2007-07-03 17:13:15 / Rating: 383.75 /


Although he didn't know it, the dark stranger saved me from myself that day, in a way that not even I could understand.

tags: loneliness salvation stranger [add]

2007-03-20 16:41:08 / Rating: 429.75 /


How can a 30 second interaction with a stranger last forever in my memory?

tags: love stranger [add]

2007-02-27 09:35:32 / Rating: 686.75 /


One week after her accident, I saw her again; she didn't recognize me, but I knew she remembered what I'd done for her.

tags: accident recognition help stranger memory crash aid [add]

2006-12-21 14:44:37 / Rating: 824.75 /