But yet, I spend parts of my day every day in silence. Sometimes, I’m meditating but because I’m using a guided app, it is not quiet for the whole session.
Usually I spend my quiet time driving in the car, with no radio, no tunes - there is absolutely nothing on. When I swim, I’m in silence. When I work at my small business, most days I prefer quiet over lots of talking or a TV or radio blaring in the corner.
I am not one of those marketing statistic shoppers who buys more when I’m shopping because music is blaring on the speakers overheard. Nope, I actually leave the store! It goes without saying, I prefer to shop online because unless I’m playing a song on my computer, it’s silent.
Most people, though, cannot stand the silence especially if they are in a group of people. Sure, that is a time to socialize or network, but every second …