Here’s an observation to think about when we talk with people we care about.

You snap at your friend, lover, or live-in, and write it off with a hug and an explanation that you’re just out of sorts today. You had a bad day at work and you’re crabby. ‘Forgive me? Just let me sit in the bath with a bit of wine and I’ll be fine.’

But when your friend, lover, or live-in snaps at you? Well, then your mind starts whirling. All hell breaks loose. Dam it! How can anyone be so mean-spirited? They never believe in you. Crap, they never beleive you. They are always looking for a way to put you down. As much as you try to love, they just keep judging.

Or maybe they’re just having a bad day?

For you, it’s a one-time thing. For them, from your eyes, it’s always or never. Why do you let yourself off with having a bad day but judge the core of someone else’s character?

More on perspective. Here, here, here.

Cheers!


Know someone who would enjoy the post? Please mail it to them or share with your favorite social media using one of the icons below. And won’t you follow me? You can do so in the sidebar. Thanks again! And feel free to comment!

%d bloggers like this: