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Unwelcome Words

Phrases and questions you’d rather not hear

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Life is full of surprises both welcome and unwelcome. It’s the latter ones, however, which usually announce their arrival with a telling phrase or question. Here are just a few examples from different people in your life that you’d probably rather not hear:





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LOL it’s so easy to call someone a troll when you are called out.

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