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Please Check Your Pity at the Door

It could destroy a relationship. Try the Big C instead.

Photo: David French/flickr

When it comes to a loved one going through pain or being a pain, choose your reaction wisely. Sympathy, unless it’s for the devil, tends to go over pretty well. Empathy will win friends and influence people to see you in a flattering light. But whatever you do, don’t pity the fool — or anyone else.

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Jeremy Helligar

Jeremy Helligar

Brother Son Husband Friend Loner Minimalist World Traveler. Author of “Is It True What They Say About Black Men?” and “Storms in Africa” https://rb.gy/3mthoj