Keep in mind that you, your friends, and your town are as much a part of the universe as stars and galaxies. There is a controversial idea known as synchronicity. People tell stories about going for a walk and, for some reason, deciding to go down a street they never go down, and a few minutes later encountering someone in need of help. Astronomers have found that galaxies sometimes crash into other galaxies, but that doesn’t change the stories I referred to.
You’re very small compared to a star, you say? You’re very big compared to an electron.