People, almost, always, take the path of least resistance.
Even those who hold high standards, who are in a position, with authority,
will take the easy way out.
Kids look for the easy way out, and so do parents.
Travelers, usually want the quickest, easiest , more direct route.
Even a mechanic or plumber, will tell you, the easiest thing to do........
It is simply, the " human" way.