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Bridgebrain23 karma

Second'd. Its one of the few audiobooks that I've listened to over and over again

Bridgebrain6 karma

I'd think there's be some preparation technique changes involved with the conversion from prison food to delacacy as well?

Bridgebrain4 karma

Problem with people starting on crickets is texture and legs. It has a weird dry bean texture that can be off-putting, and the legs get stuck in your teeth. The protein bars a good idea though. Maybe a tequila scorpion lollipop (you can find them online, they're tasty, and they're lots of fun to inflict on people)

Bridgebrain3 karma

Honesty. Sugar coating it with "its not you, its me" is dumb because Of Course its them, and they damn well know it. "I love you but I can't be with you right now. I have to take care of myself, and I want you to take care of your self."

Bridgebrain3 karma

Taking a pause to collect yourself and approaching it a completely different way often helps me. I really like metaphors, but they rarely make sense to someone else, so pausing and switching to "The intent of the thing I am trying to say is" (from a more intellectual perspective. The scene in Hitch where they flirt by naming the functions of speech instead of actual lines and responses opened my eyes to this option) or "Here is a similar thing that I experienced once to give you context (from a more emotional/storytelling mode)