On ne lave pas la figure du singe, c’est dangereux (Proverbe Mongo/Bangala – Republique Democratique du Congo (RDC)). – N’aidez pas les ingrats.
Do not wash the monkey’s face, it is dangerous (Mongo/Bangala proverb – Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)). – Do not help ingrates.
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Very good. There are times where I’ve been too trusting and have been hurt. Of course, some ingrates are easier to spot.
I like what you said: some ingrates are easier to spot.
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Thanks! Some can be seen from the jump. I still wonder about the ones who are good at hiding it. Sometimes I figure it out if they use dog whistle language or paying attention to what they don’t do in certain situations.