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How not to say the wrong thing – LA Times

09 Feb

Everyone has encountered those moments when they desperately want to comfort or encourage another individual only to find themselves at a loss for words or blurting out something that unintentionally hurts. 

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When Susan had breast cancer , we heard a lot of lame remarks, but our favorite came from one of Susan’s colleagues. She wanted, she needed, to visit Susan after the surgery, but Susan didn’t feel like having visitors, and she said so. Her colleague’s response? “This isn’t just about you.”

Source: How not to say the wrong thing – LA Times

 
2 Comments

Posted by on February 9, 2017 in Chronic Illness, Grief

 

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2 responses to “How not to say the wrong thing – LA Times

  1. Cleis Jordan

    February 9, 2017 at 9:22 am

    Great advice Janet. Thanks.

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