In the unpredictable daily encounters, we often stumble upon stories that leave an indelible mark on our memories.
Such is the case with a remarkable incident that unfolded during a bus ride. Brace yourself for a captivating tale of instant karma, where a courageous individual faced an entitled stranger, leading to unexpected consequences. A weary traveler, fresh from a grueling chemotherapy session, seeks solace on a crowded bus. Little did they know that their desire for a moment’s rest would ignite a confrontation with an entitled passenger. What ensues is a clash of words, physical altercations, and an unforeseen twist that no one saw coming. Scroll down to see the power of justice and the sweetness of karma.
OP shares an encounter involving an embarrassed kid (EK) and an old gentleman (OG) where the polite and apologetic EK takes the spotlight:
OP shares a personal backstory of being diagnosed with stage 2 nasal cavity cancer a year ago, undergoing aggressive chemotherapy resulting in severe alopecia and hair loss. OP chose to wear a wig to avoid being mistaken for a skinhead/neonazi due to their physical appearance.
OP recounts a bus ride home after a draining chemotherapy session, where a kind middle-aged man offered his seat. Shortly after, an entitled EM with her child enters the packed bus, quickly spots OP, and aggressively tries to reach them amidst the crowded aisle.
OP finds themselves in a predicament when an entitled EM approaches them on the bus and demands their seat for her child. Despite explaining their situation after EM’s false claims, OP reveals their bald head as a result of chemotherapy:
In a shocking turn of events, EM resorts to aggressive and offensive language while attempting to forcibly remove OP from their seat. The situation garners the attention of the entire bus, but fortunately, OG steps in as a savior to intervene.
OG boldly confronts EM’s abusive behavior and points out OP’s visible signs of cancer. EM, offended by OG’s words, retaliates with a punch to his face, leaving everyone shocked.
After revealing himself as a police officer, OG asserts his authority and informs EM of the trouble she’s in for haras*ing passengers and as*aulting an officer. EM attempts to escape but is blocked by other passengers, leading to additional charges. Later, a police car arrives, EK apologizes for his mother’s behavior:
Entitled parents frequently resort to using their children as tools to further their own agendas and manipulate situations to their advantage. They exploit the perceived vulnerability of their offspring, leveraging societal expectations of prioritizing children’s well-being to garner sympathy or gain special treatment. By positioning their children as shields or sources of emotional leverage, entitled parents aim to evoke a sense of guilt or obligation in others, making it more challenging for individuals to assert their boundaries or challenge their demands.
EM received a prison sentence and community service while OP gained a memorable story and the gratifying taste of instant karma. Furthermore, OP happily reports a successful surgery, being declared cancer-free in November:
OP provides a series of edits and expresses astonishment and appreciation while also acknowledging the positive comments from fellow Redditors:
“I demand a parley with the CEO” haircut
Some people have serious issues!
Have you ever witnessed or experienced a similar encounter that left you astounded? What are your thoughts on the concept of instant karma? Leave your comments below.
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