This will probably be a little bit different of an angle than a lot of responses to this question. It's something I've thought a lot about over the years, especially the last 1-2. @lego and I have discussed it a few times, usually with some laughter and a tone of total awe at the way one little decision can completely redirect your course...
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konoha:
such an awesome read! i hope i can grow within the community as richly as you have.Β πŸ’™
shortfusepinups:
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I have a serious question for everyone:

If, over the course of striking up a brief, friendly conversation / encounter with a stranger or employee somewhere, you unknowingly ask a question that has a very uncomfortable or awkward or painful answer, .. would you prefer them to give you a white lie to avoid the awkwardness [for you] or give a short and sweet version of the...
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chrysis:
@shaneq I've said that very sentence before. So.Β 
waltz7:
The problem with telling a lie is you might have to keep telling more lies to cover it up. Maybe best for them just to say that they prefer not to talk about such things.