Imagine getting a $1,075 tip from someone. This happened to a Tennessee waitress Wednesday who was especially worried about paying her bills this month. NewsMax reports Jan. 24 that the accompanying note was just as amazing from the customers who left her the hefty tip.
Khadijah Muhammad had returned from Ohio Wednesday when she saw a notice on her door from the utility company threatening to turn off her electricity. It was her final notice before the company would disconnect her power.
"I was thinking I'm really going to need a miracle to pay my bills this month," Muhammad said.
The $1,075 tip happened when Muhammad went to her job that afternoon at Cheddar's restaurant. She served a husband, wife, and their child. They were pleasant to serve and talked with Muhammad. She said the mom and son split a fish taco and the father ordered a country steak. There was nothing that stood out about them. After the left, the bill was turned downward, which usually means to servers they got a bad tip or no tip. To Muhammad's surprise, she found a $1,075 tip written on the receipt.
The note along with the tip read:
"Jesus has blessed us and we were led to give it to you! God bless!"
Khadijah Muhammad wants to thank the nice couple for her generous tip.
"I just want to thank them. Thank them so much, because I'm humbled. I'm grateful. I do believe that God led you to me at this time in my life," Muhammad said.
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