Children begged for cigarettes

PUBLISHED: 01:01 05 November 2008 | UPDATED: 14:48 20 April 2010

I was approached by two young school children coming out of Woolworths shop in Honiton. Wonder why they weren't at school in uniform! They were begging me for cigarettes! I have never smoked in my life. If I did, I certainly would be not feeding thei

I was approached by two young school children coming out of Woolworths shop in Honiton. Wonder why they weren't at school - in uniform! They were begging me for cigarettes! I have never smoked in my life. If I did, I certainly would be not feeding their habit! I told them it was a disgusting habit and asked if they had ever seen someone dying from lung cancer? An agonising, slow death. They just laughed and walked away. I guess I will have the last laugh on them. I wonder if they cared for what I said - dying for a smoke! Mrs I Jeeves Stone Close Woodhill View Honiton


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