With maturity comes empathy, and rightly so, argues Jeff Corbett

By Jeff Corbett
September 30 2018 - 12:00pm
Growing out of gaining pleasure from misfortune of others
Growing out of gaining pleasure from misfortune of others

ONE of the amusements of caravan parks is watching the caravanners who've just arrived as they try to reverse onto their site. It's called schadenfreude, which is a German word meaning the greatest fun since you saw someone trip face first into a muddy puddle.

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