The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #136028 Message #3104334
Posted By: Dorothy Parshall
28-Feb-11 - 12:53 PM
Thread Name: BS: Dealing with 'Unreasonable' People
Subject: RE: BS: Dealing with 'Unreasonable' People
I would never turn my back on an unknown dog. A known one, probably. And the same could be said for many people.
In ignoring a certain type of person, they only become more and more angry. Sometimes that starts to feel downright scary. I actually went into a room and barricaded the door because I had so angered a man by ignoring his fury.
There are so many types of encounters. Face to face, I turned and walked away from someone a few nights ago because the conversation had become circular and I could not get off the merry go round so I left. I explained it later by email. I belief that MY brain dys-functioned from the noise and confusion. I wonder if this could be the cause in other situations - one or both brains...