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Fly- I know this is your firm position, but remember people with serious personality/behaviour issues do not 'do' reality too well.
I doubt,with your approach,you would last long in a battle of negativities -as you would bow out rather than have logic overturned. This is a valid result and protects you.
If children are involved in a family -that is harder to handle.
So,it depends on the given situation -and ones ability to draw on compassion and a LOT of inner strength.
'Everyone' does not necessarily include your protagonist!
Even the smart and successful commit these happiness sins.
Tethering your happiness to how others behave may be your problem.
Why the standard objections to GNH (happiness of citizens) aren't really valid
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