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By STEPHANIE THOMPSON
People Editor 

Ask, don't demand

 

February 28, 2018



The old adage, “You can catch more flies with honey than vinegar,” is something that still resonates with me.

It’s also something I wish other people would remember when they are approaching me for a favor.

Like most people, I don’t like people demanding that I do something for them. If you really want me to do a favor for you, would it kill you to ask nicely?

I just don’t understand where the simple common courtesies such as “please and thank you” are going. It seems as though those are thrown right out of the window.

Just because I have always volunteered before, doesn’t n...



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