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5 Tips for Handling A Friend Who Talks Incessantly

Published: October 18, 2022 | By | 17 Replies Continue Reading
5 Tips for Handling A Friend Who Talks Incessantly

Have you ever sat down for lunch with a friend who talks non-stop—without giving you the slightest chance to get a word in edgewise? You begin to feel like you turned on a TV set, helplessly trying to interact with a very boring re-run.

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When you can’t get a word in edgewise

Published: November 6, 2015 | By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

A reader asks what she can say to a friend who never lets her get a word in edgewise.

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Guest Post: The Woman Who Couldn’t Stop Talking About Herself

Published: May 10, 2014 | Last Updated: February 22, 2021 By | 38 Replies Continue Reading

Gifted conversationalists — and real friends — know exactly when it’s time to shut up and listen.

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7 Tips for being an unequivocally B-O-R-I-N-G friend

Published: August 11, 2010 | Last Updated: August 11, 2010 By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

Here are some simple tips to nip a new friendship in the bud or to sabotage an existing one:   1) Do it her way Abrogate all responsibility for the friendship to your friend. Let her do all the planning—including where, when and what. When you do get together, don’t initiate any conversation, or show […]

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