By SAMANTHA REID

There’s an incomparable love that’s almost palpable when you see a child doing an act of kindness simply out of instinct. Their earnestness, not yet sullied or faded by years in a world that could beat it out of them in seconds, reminds us all of the essence deep within ourselves. It seems that love never really goes away – otherwise, we wouldn’t recognize it. Perhaps it’s just that we need to be reminded of it now and again.

Check out the following video, a social experiment where parents left kids standing on a train platform next to an adult who would then drop their wallet. Despite being no older than first graders, check out what these kids to do help people who are, otherwise, total strangers:

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