I was asked the other day, Who loves you? The question took me aback for a second – I don’t think anyone has ever asked me that before. But then I rattled off a handful of names. That’s good right? And then the person said, Yeah, that’s great! Sometimes if I ask a person who loves them I just get crickets on the other end.
That struck me, and stung. That people are living lives out there without being or feeling loved by anyone. It made me think of why I love those videos so much – you know, the ones where a stranger stands in public and offers hugs.
And then I went on You Tube to watch one of those videos and found this comment: