It all started innocently enough. No one could have foreseen the snowball of events that happened after only one sentence uttered during a typical, small talk conversation.
But don’t all conflicts start with something small and insignificant in the beginning.
An unattended problem escalates and grows layers and layers of misunderstanding, sending both sides to the edges of the ring.
Sometimes it’s just a few words too much.
– Do you think I look good in this yellow dress? Tell me honestly.
– Um, yellow is not really your colour. I mean it highlights your complexion in a funny way and makes you look ill.
– What? You wanted an honest opinion…