I Was Proceeding In A Northerly Direction
When I was surprised to have a couple say “thank you” to me. It took me a few moments to realise that I’d walked out in the road to give them more space without any conscious thought.
There’s probably a word for that sort of thing.
…Less impressed with the people wearing wellies who expected me to move onto the quagmire that passed for a verge later on in my journey.