“That’s just the way I am.” How many times have you heard that expression used to explain a behavior, condition, or opinion?
Here are a few statements that might precede “That’s just the way I am.” These are a blend of characteristics, opinions, and conditions.
I’m afraid of snakes. I’m cold natured. I’m warm natured. I don’t like the smell of fried broccoli. I love the smell of baked bread. I like sweet tea. I like classical music. I don’t like rap. I don’t think rap is music. I like the Cardinals. I like the Cubs. I like the… Continue reading