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14 Tips For People Who Suck At Taking Compliments

Hint: Panic and run.

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1. Smile at them.

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2. Give a bashful chuckle.

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3. Agree with them.

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4. Actually, wait, no, disagree with them.

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5. Thank them, did you thank them yet?

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6. Maybe give them a light, affectionate pat.

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7. Babble incoherently.

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8. Take the attention off yourself.

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9. Turn the compliment around.

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10. Run away.

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11. Try not to trip over something on your way out.

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12. Retreat into the nearest closet. Remain there until the compliment has been entirely forgotten.

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13. Stress about it the rest of the day.

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14. Die of embarassment.

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