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This cabbie just wants to make your day sweeter

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"Candy cabbie" Mansoor Khalid gives passengers as much candy as they want.


Now that’s one sweet ride.

Taxi driver Mansoor Khalid is on a one-man mission to cheer up New Yorkers with a daily dose of candy.

“The New York life is not the easy life,” Khalid, 36, told the Daily News. “People are depressed. I see a lot of people stressed sitting back there."

Khalid is no stranger to stress. He dubbed his taxi the NYC Candy Cab after his 2-year-old son died in April from a long battle with heart disease.

“I learned a lot of things,” he said of the trauma of losing his child, who underwent two heart transplants and lost a kidney before he passed away. "Life is too short."

Read More: NyDailyNews

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It's always good to see good people around, especially those who like to brighten the days for others. I just wished that happened more. 

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