This article first appeared on This Old Mom.
These days we are bombarded with stories of kids bullying each other and doing unkind things to one another. Then someone like Cody Pines comes along and reminds us that there is still hope for our children.
Cody Pines, a teen from Huntington Beach High School in southern California, was walking to class when he noticed his legally blind friend being punched repeatedly by another student. Upon seeing his friend in danger, Cody jumped in and knocked the bully off of his friend. When asked why he intervened, Cody’s response was, “nobody deserves to be treated like that.”