Open, clear communication is vital for a healthy relationship of any kind.
But, communication isn’t just a matter of talking at each other.
There can be a whole lot of talking happening without anything really being said.
Actually, talking can end up being just so much noise.
Communication involves a dialogue, which means that there should be a good deal of listening as well as speaking.
In fact, staying silent to truly listen is often much more important.
That’s how you know how to continue the appropriate conversation that is the most important one for you and the other person to be having at the moment.
Communication is key.
Listening is vital.
Talking is nice, but is really a low priority.