During a recent visit to a discount store to buy some batteries, I stopped to hold the door open for a young mother and her 4 year-old daughter. Right behind them was a businessman carrying a large box. I held the door for him, too. Each said a polite “thank you” as they went through.
As I entered the store I noticed the mother and daughter still standing near the door. The daughter asked the mother why I had held the door open.
“He is a nice man,” replied the mom.
The daughter looked around, stared at the door, and replied “Oh.”. Continue reading “Make Kindness a Habit”