Chapter 2: Different communication styles
We all look at the world through special glasses created by us, for us. Kyeli sees the world through Kyeli-colored glasses and Pace sees the world through Pace-colored glasses. Your mom, your best friend, the mailman, the Dalai Lama, Alanis Morissette, and you each have your own lenses to see the world through. No matter how close we get to our loved ones, we can never see the world in exactly the same way they do. This lends itself not only to the usual error, but also to different communication styles. Everyone communicates in their own way. We all have our own idiosyncrasies, phrases, definitions, meanings, and understandings that belong to us and us alone. We each have our own issues and emotional baggage as well as our own unique ways of interpreting what we hear.
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