How to Let Things Slide

This guide is optimized for dealing with kids, but it works for other irritating people, too

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1. Separate the grievous offenses from the forgivable ones.

2. Forgive the occasional grievous offense.

3. Write it; don’t say it.

5. Spoil them.

6. Remind yourself to be cool.

Columnist at GEN. Co-founder, Defector. Author of Point B.

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