Not everyone you meet in your life will be easy going, light hearted, friendly, and warm. Some will be difficult, unpleasant, extremely rude, outright miserable and hard to handle.
For many people, even the usual friendly, kind people, the natural reaction is to respond with the same coldness and angry temperament that the difficult person dishes out.
This doesn’t mean they are bad or unkind people for responding or wanting to respond that way, it’s just that other people’s moods and attitudes often impact or influence our own.
But it doesn’t always have to be that way. We can choose to rise above the negativity of others.
I work at a store and most of my customers are extremely kind and friendly and so grateful for my service and very expressing of that gratitude.
And even the few people who aren’t the friendliest are not usually blatantly rude or…
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