The Grace of a Stranger

When you have a disability, it can be hard to accept kindness from others.

A stretch of empty highway with a blue sky and clouds.
Photo by Alexis Mette on Unsplash

My wife and I recently took a trip to Hollywood (Florida, not the other one!) to visit family. We live in Orlando, so it’s about a four-hour drive.

We hit a rest area off the turnpike because I’m hungry. She goes to the restroom and I debate whether or not to get in line…