Cry for help
When a person relationship comes under stress, they give predictable clues that they're unhappy. If the clothes are missed or ignored, then the relationship is highly likely to disintegrate.
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People who are becoming unhappy in an relationship give you seven predictable clues.
These clues start off verbal and become observable behaviors that mark the beginning of their journey to the departure lounge.
Next are the verbal clues they give you. If you 'hear' and respond to the message hidden beneath the anger you can stop the process almost before it gets started.
The first cry for help is verbal and contains little anger. The second verbal clue the anger is far more obvious.
If you respond to the verbal cries for help, the person is very likely to remain invested in the relationship and they become an active worker.