Posts Tagged ‘reacting’

During Grief, Don’t Jump to Conclusions Too Hastily!

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

Mule peering through slats of white fence against blue sky backgroundHave you hastily jumped to a conclusion during grief (or just in your daily life), later learned you seriously misjudged a situation, action, or person’s intention —  and then realized your rash judgment created a division you could not completely restore? What a devastating realization!

During grief, be aware that emotions run in high gear. And certain times, such as the holidays, can trigger reactions that are uncharacteristically intense. Your thinking may be a bit unclear. So, with these things in mind — stop and think before responding (or reacting) instinctively to whatever situation you meet.

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