Chris Blaze shared the sweet gesture by the unknown seller on Facebook, after the duo agreed a price for the washing machine and tumble dryer, which the new dad was trying to buy
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When Chris Blaze went to buy a washing machine and tumble dryer recently, he asked if the seller could reduce the price by $100.
Chris, who only had $400 to spare, has recently become a dad so was keen to keep the price down low.
After explaining his situation to the seller, called David, he was pleased after he agreed to drop the price from $500 and promptly took the machine home.
However, the seller decided to give back in an unexpected way – leaving people touched at the kind gesture.
In a post that has since gone viral, Chris wrote on Facebook: “I just went to buy a Samsung washer and dryer from a guy and he was asking $500.
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“I told him I just had a kid and if he could take $400 I’d be really grateful. I got home hooked everything up and everything worked great.
“I opened up the dryer to check the lint filter and I was shocked my $400 was sitting in there.
“I got a message from him saying “check the dryer, a gift for the new baby.”
“Man words can not describe how grateful I am right now. I feel so blessed right now I felt I had to share, big shout out to the man David! Thank you so much!”
Since sharing his story on Facebook, Chris has been overwhelmed with kind comments.
One person wrote: “Amazing story! That shows there are still kind people in the world. Thanks for sharing.”
Another added: “This world needs more people like that.”
A third commented: “I love seeing things like this! Good people are still around!! Congrats and god will bless both of you!”
“That is so awesome. Congratulations on your beautiful new baby,” wrote one man.
Another joked: “That is so awesome. Congratulations on your beautiful new baby.”