There is a phrase people used to use this time of the year along the lines of ‘goodwill to all men’. I haven’t heard it for a while, have you? Not even paraphrased to ‘…all men and women’ or even ‘… to all humankind’.
Those of you who have been reading my blogs for a while will have noticed that I’m always encouraging you to give random acts of kindness.
I just remembered reading an interview with Mother Theresa where the journalist was shocked at the squalor of her environment and praised her selflessness. In reply, she exclaimed, “You don’t understand! I’m happy!”