Rose Kennedy on Grief - It has been said that time heals all wounds. I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind protecting it's sanity, covers them with scar tissue, and the pain lessens, but it is never gone.
When you say nothing, you can't be misquoted or misunderstood. You also don't have to anxiously await a response. Saying nothing shuts things down. 11 quotes to remember when faced with toxic people will help you deal.