What is amazing about the gift of life is that you, yes you are the author of your own book. When you wake up every morning, you decide what attitude you have. You decide to use kind words or harsh tones.
I slowed my pace and just trekked ahead paying close attention to my feet as I landed on rocks and sticks along the path. I was pretty much alone in the woods for a while, was passed twice along the course but I passed at least 8 people along the way.