When You Say the Wrong Thing
The minute it’s out of your mouth you wish you could take it back.
But words are like toothpaste squeezed out of the tube.
Once it’s out, it’s out.
Sometimes, when the stakes are low, you end up with just a slightly awkward or even humorous interaction rather than a damaging one.
When Mike and I were first living together, I found myself being uncharacteristically careful to wash dishes promptly and put them away after Mike had cleaned the kitchen. Read More