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how a little boy’s wish turned the city of SF into superheroes full of compassion

The Power of Compassion

Yesterday five year-old Miles Scott, a leukemia survivor, got his wish via the Make A Wish Foundation to play the caped crusader alongside Batman fighting crime and locking up bad guys for an entire day. The entire city of San Francisco got into the act of expressing their heartfelt compassion by making this childhood dream a reality for Miles.

The video below is guaranteed to bring a tear to your eyes but it will also arouse your sense of compassion. Watch and embrace the compassion that wells up in you. Then express your compassion by paying it forward in an act of kindness today.

Be the superhero the world needs you to be.  😎