2 years ago5,000+ Views
The sin of omission. You never know who you are hurting, or who you are allowing to get hurt, by the things you never say and do.
So true
This quote also makes me think about "The Silent Treatment." When you - or your partner - chooses to punish the other with the silent treatment, that can be such a painful, mean act. It's obvious that person hears you and is choosing NOT to acknowledge you. Or maybe they are talking to other people, but continually ignoring every word you say. It makes you feel worthless and invisible. :( It's a very, very hurtful thing to do.
That's true ButterflyBlu. When people fails to effectively communicate, the relationship goes to a downward spiral. This also applies to circumstances where a person know they have to stand up for someone but didn't..