How To Manage Conflict When Your Default Defense Mechanism Is Cutting People Off

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Assume the best

When a loved one offends you or hurts your feelings in some way, it can be easy to assume that they have done so purposely or had some sort of malicious intent. While that may be true for some people, it’s certainly not the case for all. When you truly know a person’s heart, sometimes you have to assume the best.

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