A quantum leap in the spiritual journey is the ability to be empathetic in your relationships. Empathy is loosely defined as “the ability to share and understand the feelings of another.” I personally describe the act of being empathetic as the ability to climb into the driver’s seat of someone else’s car and steer it for that person for a while—mentally and physically being him or her. I call this total alignment. It sounds simple enough. We watch movies and read books, and we love being other people in fantasy situations. We all know how to do this at some level.  However, when we are witness to…