Both Seen and Unseen

I recently posted this story on my Facebook page. I was responding to this article which triggered me. This article really touched a nerve. Recently a neighbor in a building where I've lived almost 20 years told my mother to leave the stoop. My mother, an elderly woman in her 70s, had stopped to rest there while waiting for a family member to pick her up in the middle of the afternoon. My mother had been on the phone with her family, directing them where to go. Apparently my neighbor heard her through the window and felt it was appropriate to walk out of the building in order to ask my mother to leave the stoop. My mother was stunned. She knows this neighbor--knows her children. We've all been there…
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