Albert learns that sometimes his first thoughts are best left unspoken

They told Albert their sensitive news: they’d had to take tests for Chlamydia. They were embarrassed and upset so Albert should have practiced his caring nod and offered reassurance.

Instead he said, “I’ve always thought Chlamydia would be a lovely name for a girl.”

He quickly discovered this was unhelpful.

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