Become One with The Subject of Your Compassion | #1000Speak for Compassion
I’d like to present another #1000Speak contribution by Connie Flanagan. Her story is modest, touching and beautiful. I know you’ll enjoy it as much as I did.
I am writing this post today as part of the 1000 Voices for Compassion campaign by bloggers all over the world. The goal is to have 1000 bloggers speak on compassion today, February 20, 2015 . Here is my contribution to this amazing project.
I am one person, and my life is small. I live alone with two cats, one whom I adopted as a stray, and the other whom I adopted from a nursing home that sadly had to get rid of its therapy pets due to allergies. (If adopting them was an act of compassion, then it was one from which I profited.) My acts of compassion, like my life, are also small.
I work in a bookstore. Some of my customers use wheelchairs, and some others have “brand new people” in carriages or strollers. It’s a small thing for me to ensure that the floors are clear…
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