Posts tagged “human interaction”

  1. 1. Instead of taking a clear-eyed view of your recent behavior, base your apology on how angry someone else is. The more upset they are, the more wrong you were. Conversely, if the person you're trying to apologize to insists that it's "not a big deal" or it "happens all the time," you can't have done something wrong. Remember, the goal of apologizing is to keep someone from being angry, because you're responsible for how…

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  2. Sources on the scene confirm that thing you said last night that didn't seem so bad in your head but grew steadily worse as time drove you further away from the moment in which you said it really was that bad. Sources confirm that while it might not have sounded so bad in your head, you're really not the best judge of this sort of thing and frankly you didn't spend a lot of time…

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