Thread: Why Courtesy
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Old 05-21-2010, 10:54 AM   #8
Susan Dalton
Dojo: Greensboro Kodokan
Location: Greensboro
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Re: Why Courtesy

I had gone to the nursery to buy plants, and the salesperson started telling me how she had lost her husband. Being kind to her was really easy. When I left, we hugged each other. Then I got in the car and someone cut me off in traffic. I started to become quite discourteous, but I remembered this column. Maybe I could try some kindness when it wasn't so easy. I thought, perhaps she didn't see me and now she's embarrassed that she endangered so many people. Give her a break. So I did. Thanks for reminding me!
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