When Thanking a Partner, Focus on Their Helpfulness, Not Their Sacrifice: Study
“I wouldn’t have made it on time if you hadn’t dropped me off” is more satisfying to hear than “I know it was a hassle for you to drop me off during rush hour.”
Devrupa Rakshit is an Associate Editor at The Swaddle. She is a lawyer by education, a poet by accident, a painter by shaukh, and autistic by birth. You can find her on Instagram @devruparakshit.