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What do YOU say when you KNOW there is nothing you can say that will help?

I just don't say anything at all. I also don't ask if there's anything I can do. If I understand a situation because I've been in it, then I just go and do what I know would have been helpful to me, and I don't say a word.

 
misses_nick

Asked by misses_nick at 11:15 AM on Feb. 1, 2011 in Relationships

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Answers (3)
  • Sometimes the best thing to say is nothing at all!
    hootie826

    Answer by hootie826 at 11:20 AM on Feb. 1, 2011

  • That's usually a good indicator to leave things alone.
    Musicmom80

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 11:19 AM on Feb. 1, 2011

  • depends on what the situation is
    if something you have said over and over and person doesnot take anyones advise, just wants to vent about same problem over adn over and does nothing to help themsleves, there does come a time when you stop saying anything
    or
    sometimes a person just wants to say their issue out loud, they knew there is no advice that will help, just need to vent, then i listen, nod and just be an ear to listen and shoulder to support
    fiatpax

    Answer by fiatpax at 11:24 AM on Feb. 1, 2011

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