People and their behaviors are strange.
Most of the time I live in my own little world and don’t pay attention to other people but lately, I have started noticing somethings.
I consider myself an nice, polite person. I would never knowingly do or say something that would hurt someone’s feelings, BUT I am very sarcastic and notorious for sticking my foot in my mouth.
The thing I’ve been noticing lately comes more with manners. I will always hold a door for someone, smile in passing, that sort of thing. Am I strange? I notice people walking by me all the time, they don’t make eye contact or speak. Many times it’s even people that I know. No matter who I pass in the hallway at work or in the aisle at Walmart, if I’m not distracted, I will always make contact and smile or say hello. This doesn’t seem to be the case with others.
So which person in that scenario is socially correct? Am I a weird, stalker girl because I’m overly friendly? Is it common courtesy to say hello in passing or at least make eye contact and smile?
Things that make me go hmm….