Regulating Emotions with the Benefit of the Doubt

Photo by Naufal Giffari on Unsplash

On Sunday, I went to my fiancé’s to spend Father’s Day with his family. Along the way, I decided to stop at Starbucks for an iced coffee for the road.

Ever since my Starbucks reopened after shutting down due to COVID, the drive-thru line has been ever-present. On Sunday, it didn’t seem so bad. I noticed a red Jeep a little ways away from the line. The driver seemed to be waiting…