This way, she can hear the lunacy for herself without having to taste your disapproval.
For example, if you are confused how your vivacious friend can be dating someone who is painfully awkward, you might compliment your friend on how good he or she handles those awkward moments, and see where the conversation leads, Van Epp said.
Do you really hate this person or are you having a bit of friend-on-boyfriend jealousy?
O'Malley said his friends and family knew his college girlfriend was all wrong for him long before he did.
Description: When you tell someone how to feel, they often feel criticized. Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz, Tribune Newspapers.