Empathy vs sympathy

When I’m standing in the middle of a crowded room, I watch people. I can’t help it. I look at their faces, I observe their body language, and I invent backstories for them based upon numerous factors. All of this, or at least most of it, occurs subconsciously and involuntarily, with only a few fleeting moments allotted to each person, because there’s just too many … Continue reading Empathy vs sympathy