This question came as part of a quiz – which hand swings forward as your right leg goes forward – left or right.
I remembered it today as I was walking along with the kids and paid attention to the feel of walking with right leg and right hand going forward at the same time. Then back to normal and really enjoyed the fluidity of the feeling of swing that comes from a natural walk.
Another one of those examples of how many things we do that are pretty amazing and yet are just a part of who we are. Many of these wonderful things we are often unconscious about and take for granted. The beauty as a child learns to walk and then celebration as they become a real toddler. After this celebration our walk just becomes part of who we are.
But something so simple is a wonderful thing. Like breathing. Like other abilities that we do often on automatic pilot. Finding more appreciation of the simple things in life…