"We need to be more humane and accepting of the flaws in each other."

Interesting ‘advice,’ that.

Possibly even inspiring, if it comes from a place of genuine altruism, and is not merely posted as a pedestal upon which to prop oneself up above others.

To that there are two rather well-known quotes which are most relevant:

and

Anyone who is sincere should pull a Man in the Mirror and start with themselves, rather than futilely trying to dictate how other people behave.

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I’m inspired by this example of two individuals recognizing each other’s common humanity in the face of Nature’s wrath.

I love the helpful response of the homeowner : “Want me to get you a shovel?”
Of course, it’s just possibly a particularly Canadian form of “empathy”.

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