(Yahoo) A birthday reveler left an unexpected gift for his waiter when he wrote out a gigantic tip 10 times the amount of the total dinner bill.
Michael Shafts was working a routine shift last week at The Ginger Man, a wine bar and restaurant in Albany, N.Y., where he has waited tables for the last four years, when one of his patrons left him $1,000 gratuity for his good service.
“Pay it forward. My birthday present to me!” wrote the diner on the receipt, then left with his wife in a limousine, according to The Ginger Man manager Julie Byron. Click here to read more.