Don't Avoid These Words!
As the old saying goes, “honesty is the best policy.” There are times, though, when it might be in your best interest to be less forthcoming. Take the nation’s capital. In a city known for subterfuge, information is a valuable commodity. The more you know, the more powerful you are. But sharing your knowledge can sometimes present its own set of unique challenges. Perhaps the old saying could be revised—”honesty is the best policy...but there are always options.”
If you want to avoid something, be it the truth, your math homework, taking the dog for a walk when it’s snowing, shoveling the driveway after you get back from that walk, or spending the day with your crazy Aunt Martha and her dozen equally crazy cats, here are nine different ways you can avoid just about anything (or at least avoid calling it avoiding)!