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How did your week go?

To learn, you have to listen. To improve, you have to try. Thomas Jefferson

Mine went pretty well.

I’m trying to look at folks through fresh eyes (especially my sweetie) and ask more questions up front. I’m also working to catch thoughts before they become words.

thoughtful woman

I also caught myself making a judgement about someone’s motivation. That was a grand pause and a prayer. There could have been any number of motivations, and I had to wonder why I picked that one. I gave myself a bit of self-talk and left the door open as to the why.

What did you learn? Were you able to drop a few assumptions? How did it impact your marriage relationship?


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