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If the compliment seems positive and sincere and you want to acknowledge it politely, a smile and a wave or thumbs up is appropriate. You can say "Thanks" or give a compliment in return if the situation allows for it, but if shouted at for a distance you aren't required to shout back. If you're talking about an inappropriate "compliment" or remark being ...


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I think you did the right thing. The scene you describe could have happened on a street corner in my neighbourhood; I live in a mid-sized city in Canada, a country that is supposedly even friendlier than the United States. Rude people exist in every country. That said, it is possible that she is hard of hearing and thinks she has to shout in order to be ...


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