Good Samaritans these days cross the road to the other side when they see you coming. In a strange reversal of the Biblical parable, good neighbours even go so far as to change direction to avoid meeting face to face. The other day, I found myself strangely moved when a stranger stepped off the path to let me pass. A kind gesture, generous, considerate, loving even.
Or, maybe I’m just taking more notice of the people I meet …..