Creating Happiness: Fake it ’til you make it

I started out the door for a typical run.

l hadn’t gone 20 feet before I found myself approaching a group of about 4 people moving toward me. They were walking straight across — like a human wall — blocking the entire (fairly wide) sidewalk. I watched to see who would nudge over to make space for me, but no one did…

Are you kidding? There’s plenty of space!

I ran into the street to go around them, grumbling internally about the inconvenience. And I noticed something…