As I’ve grown older I’ve gotten a lot better at gracefully accepting compliments most of the time. It’s funny sometimes though, like if someone wants to play hot potato but you don’t throw it back. 😝

Anyway, giving and receiving compliments gracefully are great skills to have.

You sum it all up very well. I particularly like your direct how-to advice at the end.

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