Age of Empathy
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Age of Empathy

A Steamy Day and a Tantalizing Missed Connection in Honduras

Don’t let sparks of connection pass you by

A woman wearing a dress and high heels sits at a conference table.

“Tell me,” Viviana said, “why gringo women wear such ugly shoes.”

She said it in Spanish, her tongue effortlessly forming the precise syllables that I still failed to produce after years of practice.



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