7 Innocent Ways We Alienate Others During Conversation

#3. We “one-up” them when seeking similarities

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He was a word dam ready to break.

I knew my voice was the only thing keeping his lips from exploding. As soon as I stopped talking a torrent of words would gush forth until his brain was empty.

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Max Klein

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