This morning as I was traversing the mental minefield that reading the online newspapers has become, I began to feel a light panic at not being able to remember which was the most important of the 100 ways I had just read about being a better human being (one worth feeding and caring for).
So I slapped myself hard across the figurative face and said to myself – Self! Stop it right now! You are letting other people set your agenda. You will never get anywhere trying to be au courant because you are not in the au courant loop. So gather what wits you have and make your own list.
- Be kind
- Be compassionate
- Listen more
There. Only three things to remember. Much easier and more straightforward. Anyone can remember three things, right?
Here are some photos of friends being friends on a fine, hot, August day