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Guess what? Life is messy. And it doesn't always go the way you planned it. Life, you see, has a hard time staying within your lines.
I know a man -- a highly successful one at that -- who is so fearful of rejection that he literally can't ask dinner guests if they want a drink. Why are we so afraid of the word "no"?