Recently, on Facebook, a couple people I know posted this question on their Timelines: “What’s something you have done that you’re reasonably confident you’re the only person on my Friends list who has done it?’ After a few minutes of wracking my brain for proof of my own unique adventures, I still couldn’t think of any. So, I decided to read some of the comments.
My grandmother used to run after bullies on the playground. When she was a young mother, she would literally try to break up fights. That’s how much she hated conflict. I hate conflict, too, but not so much as to insert myself into the drama. I’ve found that’s counterproductive, as it usually fails to de-escalate anger, and hardly ever works to make the parties back