NPR Perspectives Series with KQED Radio
Listen to: The importance of Human Touch
...Just the other morning, while eating breakfast, my toddler set down his fork, cupped my chin with his tiny hands, and looked into my eyes. He then continued eating moments later. He didn’t need to say, “I love you.” I knew it right then.
...As we said our goodbyes, this stranger, appreciative of the help, nonchalantly turned her face toward me, "Keep smiling," she said. I turned around and told her how much I needed to hear that. "Smile and laugh every day."