London Underground is insanely cramped during rush hour. People abandon their decency and resolve to the egoistic ways. Except for one courageous teenager. Barrister Jamie Susskind encountered this exceptional individual during his daily commute and had the privilege of witnessing his heroic act first hand. Luckily for the rest of us, Susskind shared the captivating experience on Twitter.

“Not all heroes wear capes,” one commenter said. “This should be presented as a parable to people who say altruism doesn’t exist,” another added. Scroll down to read the unforgettable story in Susskind’s own words and let us know if you think the Queen should reward their chivalry!

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Jamie Susskind thought this morning was going to be like any other

But he witnessed something inside a cramped London Underground train he will remember for the rest of his life

The internet instantly fell in love with this courageous teenager