So you got burned. BAD. Can you forgive?
A friend of mine (let’s call her Margo) had a pretty significant argument with someone in her personal life (let’s call her Joan). After having conflict, Joan unleashed all hell onto Margo with angry and horrible words – severely insulting Margo’s character and general person. Joan later apologized. The apology was lengthy, detailed, and covered many bases. On the surface, Margo accepted the apology. However, weeks later, while having lunch, Margo exclaimed to me, “You know what? I’m not over it! Can I forgive her?” Let’s talk about this.
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