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These lovely stories of George Michael's generosity are being shared today

“Covert acts of extraordinary generosity.”

George Michael death Source: PA Wire/PA Images

THE WORLD IS still coming to terms with the death of George Michael last night.

People have been reminiscing about his music, activism and all the times he simply brought so much joy into our lives.

And since last night, his acts of generosity in everyday life are being shared across Twitter.

Starting with this gesture to a Deal or No Deal contestant

Richard Osman was Executive Producer of the Channel 4 show.

And it provoked other people to share their stories of George and his generous deeds

george3 Source: Twitter

While others’ childhood memories contained him helping out the needy – but remaining anonymous throughout

George Michael Obit Source: Lefteris Pitarakis

It’s a great legacy to leave that within hours of your passing, people are sharing the good deeds you did throughout your life

Tweet by @Sali Hughes Source: Sali Hughes/Twitter

Shouting them from the rooftops.

George Michael death Source: PA Wire/PA Images

And the anecdotes are pouring out from those that were lucky enough to encounter him

“Covert acts of extraordinary generosity”

A welcome antidote to the awful news on Christmas day


George Michael Obit Source: LEFTERIS PITARAKIS

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