Accidents happen and being honest about it is always the best policy.
So when these UK parents admitted that their toddler damaged their neighbour’s car door they were expecting the worst: a big bill to pay.
Instead, the parents received a heartwarming note letting them off the payment for the damage.
The 3-year-old accidentally dented the neighbour’s car while opening his door on his family’s car, reports the Mirror. The parents told the owner about the accident and that they would pay for the repair to fix the door.
A few days later, after reminding the neighbour about the damage, the mom received this invoice.
On the bill, the neighbour listed the two repairs to the damage and some miscellaneous costs including “numerous cups of tea” and “numerous packets of biscuits” for “pondering” the costs of the repair. The grand total of repairs, re-spray, tea and biscuits ended up being £1,838.00 (which rounds up to nearly $2,900).
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