Why consume poison?
Anybody who says or does anything is bound to offend someone or the other. What we usually do is apologise and move on. Even when its accepted, an apology is unsatisfying for the offended person/s. An American friend was taken aback when I asked for forgiveness rather than just say 'I am sorry'. He asked me, Why I was being so so melodramatic?. Why did I ask for forgiveness rather than just say 'sorry'? I explained to him that it was our culture. Where an apology is insuffici