Try a little kindness

It’s almost Christmas Day. The tree is up and glowing. The front yard is slathered in Christmas lights. The turkey is thawing and the chicken will arrive in the grocery order tomorrow. Mince pies are in the cupboard. Presents are ready to be wrapped. This is the time of year when people make an extra effort to prove they still have a few drops of human kindness flowing through their veins. ¬†The homeless shelters are giving their clients special dinners. People are surprising the less fortunate amongst us with gifts of Christmas hampers, or money, or toys for the kids. Other people are inviting the relatives they usually avoid, to Christmas lunch with the family. All over the world, people are trying to be polite and kind (unless they’re Christmas...

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