The police of Rome prepared dinner to an elderly couple who complained of feeling very alone.
Four police officers responded to a complaint of shouting and crying in a block of apartments. When they arrived, they found a lady of 84-year-old named Jole and her husband Michelle of 94, in her small apartment. He had not committed any crime, the couple was simply watching tv and started to cry.
They had been watching the news, and Jole asked Michele why she had so much hate in the world. Apparently, the two began to cry loudly, the neighbors heard and called the police.
The couple was married for nearly 70 years. We were told by the police alone who felt, as no one came to visit them and their only connection with the outside world was through television.
It was then when the police officers decided to prepare the dinner, a simple dish of spaghetti with butter and parmesan cheese. The officers sat down with the elderly couple, and kept up a lively conversation.
The police of Rome shared the tender story in his page of Facebook, and the publication became viral.
“I’m from Rome and I’m very pleased to know that in my city there are police officers like that have been the protagonists of this beautiful story,” wrote one user.
Another added, “When I read things like this I tend to re-evaluate the way in which I behave in the face of life. I have to be a better person, to worry more and not be so self-absorbed.”
The police that once they entered the apartment and saw that he had not committed any crime, they realized that their only mission was to give this elderly couple a bit of affection and warmth.