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Cultural Face: Providing Grace or Cultivating Shame?

By Dorcas Cheng-Tozun

When I started managing Chinese National employees while living in the industrial city of Shenzhen, China, the biggest challenge to my cross-cultural relationships was not language, as I expected it to be. 934 more words


A Hundred Summers

In A Hundred Summers, Beatriz Williams tells the tale about two friends who spent their childhood summering off the coast of Rhode Island, whose lives took a turn seven years ago. 185 more words



      The real interpretation of What face is is a worldwide paradigm and even an important element of our identification. This can be referred to the image of ourselves publicly. 228 more words



saving face has got to be one of the worst things a person can do
you’re not just lying to me
you’re lying about who you believe yourself to be… 16 more words


Sometimes We All Save Face #30Layers30Days

I can definitely think of things I have lied about to save face but mainly to save someone’s feelings from being hurt. I don’t necessarily want to reveal any of the things I’ve lied about but I will say that it’s never been any feelings that I’ve had any anyone or any situation. 116 more words


Day 8: Saving Face

The biggest lie I’ve told to save face is more like the biggest lies with an “s”, because I have a tendency to say I don’t care or it doesn’t matter, when most times it really does matter. 138 more words


Saving Face

By Christopher Rupley

Why do I speak

such harsh tones,

while you continuously


stumble and roam?

In and out

of my mind,

where your lies… 58 more words