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Dealing with Opinionated Seniors

Nov 26th, 2010 | By | Category: Senior Moments Blog

You probably know the type… the ones who challenge your patience, endurance and tolerance. People who are always right, no matter the subject, make it difficult for us senior citizens to extend grace.

No matter what position one takes, they always take the opposite one. No matter the subject at hand, they always can find something to disagree over it. No matter the conversation’s direction, they can attempt to redirect it to their point of view. It is a real conundrum. You may want to share the company of the person, but you really find it too much to try to engage in a one sided, “By damn, I am right” experience.

Each time it happens it is even more draining. It is as if the individual’s whole persona depends on their being right