Very recently. I was at the supermarket just the other day and a product I buy regularly was mismarked. The decimal point was out of place — in my favor! I was tempted to buy it at the mismarked price, but when I got to the register I showed it to the cashier.
Last week. I was rushing and late for a doctor's appointment. There was a handicapped parking spot right in front of the office. I have my mother's handicapped parking permit because I take her to do her errands on Saturdays. So I was tempted to hang it on my rearview mirror and take the parking spot. But I didn't.
About a week ago, I was out for a walk with my dog and there was a car parked on the street. The trunk was open and filled with all sorts of great stuff from Whole Foods, including my favorite brand of Kombucha. I was so tempted to grab a bottle and just keep going, because I was so thirsty. I didn't do it though.
Pretty much every day. There are constant opportunities to cheat, to take advantage of someone else, to lie and to steal. I'm always very conscious to not exploit those situations, especially if my children are with me. I like to set a good example for them.
Last Halloween I took my grandkids out trick-or-treating. Someone left a large bowl of candy on their porch with a sign that said "Help Yourself." It didn't impose any restrictions so I let the kids empty the whole bowl into their plastic pumpkins. But I felt so guilt-ridden that we went back and returned it all.
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