Signs, signs, everywhere are signs.
I see caution here, to step carefully, listen more and speak less. There looks to be a delicate situation that needs careful handling. Whatever is being flagged has “FRAGILE” – Handle With Care, stamped all over it.
It’s not in my nature to tip toe around, but the older I get, the more I see the wisdom and necessity. Being too rash by opening-mouth-&-inserting-foot, can lead to some awkward and embarrassing moments.
I have an appointment today for my haircut. A place ripe with lots of conversation and to overhear, (whether you want to or not) news and stories you may otherwise never hear. Many times what you hear in the beauty-shop is just what someone else has ‘overheard’ someplace else. Even if it seems personal, or something I may know the truth of, I need keep my mouth shut and refrain from setting someone ‘right’.
When I head out today I will try to remember the DETOUR-Muddy Road Ahead advice I’ve been shown here. The messages will be muddy and I need to steer clear of them.