"Once, when Mel and I were dating, I snuck into her apartment. I cooked her dinner, set the table with a dozen roses, and wrote her a song on my guitar. ... Honestly, though, I haven’t done anything like that in years."
As they brace for snow this weekend, one woman is making sure no one in her town goes cold: “My main hope is that people think they can go do this too. It’s a simplistic pay-it-forward gesture. It’s something we can all do.”