It’s so easy to talk about someone when they aren’t present.
What we would say to one’s face is often different from what we’d say behind one’s back.
I find the same thing happens when hiding behind a computer. The level of harassment goes up a few notches when one sits at a screen typing in vitriol.
We may disagree with the actions of others, but maintaining a level of respect is required.
It is not OK to refer to a woman as a broad, which is what I heard the other day.
Granny, blue hair, old dear are some terms that patronize seniors. Talk to a senior and you’ll learn a lot, I promise. Don’t brush them off.
And when it comes to sending out an email, try this test before you send out your next one, complaining about something. Would I want to receive this email?
Let’s continue dialogues that are respectful and polite.