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It’s easy to find fault with others, but if you really want to challenge yourself, try building up your capacity for empathy. It’s a worthwhile skill that fosters connections between friends, family, strangers, and even within yourself. Want to know how? Besides taking the time to put yourself in another's shoes, studies have shown that people who read romance or suspense novels more easily detect verbal and nonverbal cues. Readers of literary fiction have also been found to possess greater levels of empathy. Check out our http://my.happify.com/skillshttp://my.happify.com/skills page for activities that will help you flex your empathy muscles.