Tora Ziyal wrote:
And then there's the opposite: "It will get better." No, it may get better, but it may not.
And my pet peeve of the day: variations on "I know exactly how you feel," "I totally understand," etc. Well, no, you don't. And you just proved it by what you said next.
Well, how about hearing the opposite?
"I don't understand. And it may get even worse."