Mary says “yes” to everyone.
She is loved and appreciated by her friends and family. After all, she is always willing to do whatever others ask of her. Indeed, Mary is described by everyone as kind and generous---to a fault.
The problem: sometimes Mary doesn’t really want to be so accommodating. She often feels resentful that other people aren’t as helpful as she is. Why won’t others offer to help her? And sometimes she wishes that her friends wouldn’t ask so much of her. Can’t they see that she is overwhelmed? She wonders if they would like her as much if she said no every... Read More