Your life is louder than gossip
Your choices can protect your reputation.
Think of the best person you know. Picture them solidly in your mind. Now, imagine that someone tells you that person broke the law. Or killed someone. Or stole something. Whatever.
You must trust either the word of the person who made the claim or the reputation of the person you know. What do you choose?
I hope you say you’d trust your friend’s reputat…