A $300 tip on a $33 bill for a North Dakota woman raising triplets

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The original bill was small, $33 for a few drinks Saturday night at a North Dakota bar. The gesture from the couple enjoying those drinks was anything but.

Shiela Weisgerber is raising triplets, and works at First and Last Chance Bar in Lisbon. Saturday night, she picked up the receipt from the couple and saw this:


A $300 tip on the $33 bill, and an encouraging message: "Take care of those boys!!"

On the post, Weisgerber explains she'd been talking to some regulars about the triplets, and it caught the ear of the nearby couple who'd been ordering drinks. Weisgerber even showed them a photo of the kids.

And after they left, she saw the receipt.

"I couldn't believe it! I had to go to the bathroom and cry for a few minutes....You only read about things like this happening...So grateful!" she wrote.

The photo and story have been shared nearly 900 times since going up early Sunday.

You can check out this Forum story for more from Weisgerber, who talks about raising the trio of grandsons, and what the extra $300 means to her and the family.

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