What Would Peggy Olson Do?

Life getting you down? There isn't a single problem Peggy Olson can't solve. Because if you don't like what they're saying, change the conversation.

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She'd quit letting everyone use her as a doormat for their damn feelings. Want someone to shut up? TELL THEM. Even if it's Don Draper.

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She'd take advice from a trusted friend who is most definitely respected as a Lady. (And stop dressing like a little girl.)

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She would celebrate and voice her success, in her own way. How else will everyone know?! If someone wants to feel butthurt about your success, that's their problem.

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KEEP IT TOGETHER, GIRL. Never lose hope. Never lose faith. Remember that something good is just around the corner. (Even if something bad will happen right after it. It's a vicious cycle, life.)

15. Problem: Your friends are all talking about the latest "cool" TV show, Game-of-Orange-Is-The-New-Sherlock, and you really, really don't care for and think is awful – nay, the WORST.

16. Problem: A friend is is super excited about a potentially horrific life decision they're about to make. They're so thrilled, but you know that their new life plan is A Very Bad Idea.

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Just like your mother always told you: if you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all. Smile! Hug! But just keep your mouth shut. This is something they have to figure out for themselves.

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INTIMIDATION. She would find a way of "changing the conversation" to get them to listen to what she had to say. Shock tactics, people! SHOCK TACTICS.

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Peggy would ask. Get paid, girl. Don't ask, don't get. Simple as that. Same goes for when you start at a new place and they ask what your salary expectations are.

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Get a fucking cat. Would you rather be alone or be with somebody who doesn't get you that you don't even like? Yeah. GET A CAT.

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Peggy would simply say she's fine. Not everyone needs to know why you're not fine. Peggy checks her shit at the door and soldiers on.

26. Problem: You've been presented with a big, exciting opportunity! But it involves potentially screwing over one of your friends. Do you stick by your morals or go in for the kill?

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Make the decision that's best for you, even if it hurts. You might be sad for a while, but look out for yourself – if you don't, who else will?