Hyacinth: It’s just — maybe they never knew anyone with my condition before? So they had to just guess how I’d feel about secret baby-surgery. If I tell them how, now, I actually like that you didn’t put me through it —
Thorn: Hyacinth — less than an hour ago, I had to physically restrain Gloriosa from hugging your brother. These people, what do they care about how you feel?
Larch: I know this kinda goes against everything we’ve told you about resolving conflicts! About talking it out and trying to appreciate the other person’s point of view!
Tansy: But in some situations . . .
. . . the other person doesn’t want the conflict to end, and there’s no “right thing” you can say or do that will reach them.