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The art of a compliment...

Sometimes I wonder whatever happened to a “Compliment”. I’ve noticed that they are often masked by a dig or clever twist of the tongue.

People think I frivolously throw compliments around, but I beg to differ. When something catches my eye, I make it a point to compliment the owner of the object that caught me.

I don’t tease them with a put down. I simply say, “That color blue really looks nice on you”
That’s it. Simple & to the point.

……Then again people often think I’m trying to pick them up too.
I need to work on my technique. :)

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