A word that pops up in new age circles often, and generates many raging debates. A word that triggers us in many different ways. A word that we say with many different meanings.
You did a bad thing. But I have a thick skin and it does not affect me. I will stay as we are. “I forgive you.”
You did a bad thing — but Ill make excuses for your behaviour. I am hurt but I will ignore that. I will stay as we are. “I forgive you.”