The Know-It-All Big Brother
Written on December 16, 2008 by Ms. Meniscus
First, tell your brother that you appreciate the wisdom and experience he’s willing to share with you. Many of us do not have the benefit of this — so take advantage of it!
Then kindly explain to him that sometimes the tone or words he uses make you feel belittled. You appreciate the advice — but you’re not completely brain-dead either.– M