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Can You Pick The Right Thing To Do When Life Gives You Lemons?

Sometimes life gives you lemons, and you find yourself in a tricky situation. But that doesn’t mean you can’t still do the right thing. And when you’re stuck with lemons, make a B-L-T: Beefeater® Gin, Lemon & Tonic. Spot-on!

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  1. ...you run into that guy you met at your friend's friend's going-away party, and you can't remember his name?

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    Spot-on! Chances are he doesn’t remember your name either!
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    He’ll see right through your “Hey…you!” but grab a cocktail with him and all will be forgiven.
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...you run into that guy you met at your friend's friend's going-away party, and you can't remember his name?
  1. Spot-on! Chances are he doesn’t remember your name either!
     
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    Spot-on! Chances are he doesn’t remember your name either!
  2. He’ll see right through your “Hey…you!” but grab a cocktail with him and all will be forgiven.
     
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    He’ll see right through your “Hey…you!” but grab a cocktail with him and all will be forgiven.
  1. ...you see someone taking selfies in the street, and they’re totally in your way?

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    Spot-on! They’ll appreciate your politeness.
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    Yes, it’s easier to just wiggle past, but do you really want to be in their pic forever?
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...you see someone taking selfies in the street, and they’re totally in your way?
  1. Spot-on! They’ll appreciate your politeness.
     
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    Spot-on! They’ll appreciate your politeness.
  2. Yes, it’s easier to just wiggle past, but do you really want to be in their pic forever?
     
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    Yes, it’s easier to just wiggle past, but do you really want to be in their pic forever?
  1. ...you’re super late to a big (BIG!) meeting?

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    Apologizing is polite! But make sure you don’t make a scene.
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    All right! Just make sure to say “sorry” later during after-work gin and tonics!
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...you’re super late to a big (BIG!) meeting?
  1. Apologizing is polite! But make sure you don’t make a scene.
     
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    Apologizing is polite! But make sure you don’t make a scene.
  2. All right! Just make sure to say “sorry” later during after-work gin and tonics!
     
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    All right! Just make sure to say “sorry” later during after-work gin and tonics!
  1. ...a friend starts talking about the upcoming elections, and you don’t agree with them at all?

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    Spot-on! You probably won’t change each other’s minds anyway!
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    It’s not worth damaging a friendship over politics, but you can totally make up over a round of cocktails later!
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...a friend starts talking about the upcoming elections, and you don’t agree with them at all?
  1. Spot-on! You probably won’t change each other’s minds anyway!
     
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    Spot-on! You probably won’t change each other’s minds anyway!
  2. It’s not worth damaging a friendship over politics, but you can totally make up over a round of cocktails later!
     
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    It’s not worth damaging a friendship over politics, but you can totally make up over a round of cocktails later!
  1. ...you’re out to dinner, and your friends want to split the bill evenly, but you only had a salad?

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    Spot-on! Just let them pay for the next round of cocktails!
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    You could avoid future dinner plans, but where’s the fun in that!
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...you’re out to dinner, and your friends want to split the bill evenly, but you only had a salad?
  1. Spot-on! Just let them pay for the next round of cocktails!
     
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    Spot-on! Just let them pay for the next round of cocktails!
  2. You could avoid future dinner plans, but where’s the fun in that!
     
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    You could avoid future dinner plans, but where’s the fun in that!
  1. ...you end up in a disagreement about some fact, and you KNOW you’re right but don’t want to look like a know-it-all?

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    It’s totally cool to surrender. Just do it nicely!
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    Spot-on! You shared your opinion, so you don’t have to keep at it.
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...you end up in a disagreement about some fact, and you KNOW you’re right but don’t want to look like a know-it-all?
  1. It’s totally cool to surrender. Just do it nicely!
     
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    It’s totally cool to surrender. Just do it nicely!
  2. Spot-on! You shared your opinion, so you don’t have to keep at it.
     
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    Spot-on! You shared your opinion, so you don’t have to keep at it.
  1. ...you get invited to a destination wedding, but attending is going to cost a fortune?

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    Yes, you could go anyway, but it’s always, always OK to say no.
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    Spot-on! Offer to treat the couple to some gin and tonics when they’re back in town so they can tell you all about it!
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...you get invited to a destination wedding, but attending is going to cost a fortune?
  1. Yes, you could go anyway, but it’s always, always OK to say no.
     
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    Yes, you could go anyway, but it’s always, always OK to say no.
  2. Spot-on! Offer to treat the couple to some gin and tonics when they’re back in town so they can tell you all about it!
     
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    Spot-on! Offer to treat the couple to some gin and tonics when they’re back in town so they can tell you all about it!
  1. ...you get caught in a super-long conversation you can’t get out of?

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    Chatting it up is polite, but don’t forget your time is important too!
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    And offer to grab some drinks another day to catch up when you’re free!
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...you get caught in a super-long conversation you can’t get out of?
  1. Chatting it up is polite, but don’t forget your time is important too!
     
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    Chatting it up is polite, but don’t forget your time is important too!
  2. And offer to grab some drinks another day to catch up when you’re free!
     
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    And offer to grab some drinks another day to catch up when you’re free!
  1. ...you’re in a long meeting but really need to check your phone?

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    We KNOW how tempting it is...but it’s best to give the speaker your full attention.
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    Spot-on! Save the tech for later!
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...you’re in a long meeting but really need to check your phone?
  1. We KNOW how tempting it is...but it’s best to give the speaker your full attention.
     
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    We KNOW how tempting it is...but it’s best to give the speaker your full attention.
  2. Spot-on! Save the tech for later!
     
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    Spot-on! Save the tech for later!
  1. ...you’re at the bar, and the bartender takes your order before someone else’s, even though they were there first?

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    Spot-on! Plus that gin and tonic is SO worth the wait!
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    Sure, you’ll get your drink faster, but you wouldn’t want someone to cut in front of you.
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...you’re at the bar, and the bartender takes your order before someone else’s, even though they were there first?
  1. Spot-on! Plus that gin and tonic is SO worth the wait!
     
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    Spot-on! Plus that gin and tonic is SO worth the wait!
  2. Sure, you’ll get your drink faster, but you wouldn’t want someone to cut in front of you.
     
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    Sure, you’ll get your drink faster, but you wouldn’t want someone to cut in front of you.

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