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I learned the language of silence. Keep your head down. Don’t say a word. Try to be invisible. Maybe if they forget you’re here it will stop. It didn’t stop.
If you find yourself frustrated, stifled, pushed, or confused about your current relationship, take a look at your communication style.
Is your view of the holidays with relatives an unrealistic one? Commercials and songs can portray a fantasy no family can meet.
Part of a working relationship is making decisions together. But doing that successfully depends on how each of you see the relationship.
In any apology, the hearer is usually willing to accept it if they believe the apologizer is sincere. The problem comes in how we determine whether or not someone is sincere. This all has to do with how you were taught to apologize in your family growing up.
When you become close to another human being, an argument is bound to happen. This can be an opportunity to grow stronger as friends, but only if you work at it.