This spoke directly to yours truly, since unless she’s somewhere it’s okay to sit cross legged and ramrod straight, her back doesn’t allow her to sit through a full performance of any of the fine arts she loves (good thing she can’t afford ’em anyway, huh? 😐
As we read about this man’s personal experiences with his (completely invisible) disability, it is brought home to us how many people all around us might be suffering from similar challenges. How would we ever know?
Default compassion. Default politeness and consideration. It’s the only way to be.