Let's make a deal

 

This week, we ask ourselves what it means to compromise. We also share what we’ve been reading, watching, listening to, and following recently. 

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What you’ll hear:

  • How we define compromise
  • When is compromise worth it and when is it not?
  • The fruit of compromise in relationships
  • What pop culture tells us about romance
  • What we're reading, watching, listening to, and following

Can I quote you on that?

  • “Compromise can be simplified to this: putting someone else’s needs before yours.” Maggie
  • “I don’t want to get my way all the time.” Maggie
  • “If you’re compromising and not speaking up because you don’t want to have a fight or because you are doubting your own voice or your own right to say something, then that is an unhealthy compromise.” Jacey
  • “In relationships, you may have an ideal, but a person is not going to reflect that ideal back to you because that person is going to be imperfect.” Maggie
  • “I still kinda wanna be the type of girl who can go to sleep with bugs. But I’m just not, and that’s ok.” Maggie
  • “Close relationships sharpen and hold up a mirror to our most broken places.” Jacey
  • “Uggh. Podcast nerds.” Jacey

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