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When one feels upset at a comment from another person, so often that person then tries to get past the offence by saying, "It was only a joke".
However, the fact that it caused upset shows that it wasn't just a joke. It's the truth or a perception they wish to convey but which needs to be disguised or softened in the delivery.
"Never a truer word than that spoken in jest".
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