Good answer

“Why are you asking that?” This, I’ve found, is always a good answer to an unfriendly question. – Rebecca Solnit, in The Mother of All Questions

h/t KC

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  sanjose61 wrote @

Or more neutrally and pithily, “why do you ask?”

  sanjose61 wrote @

Another strategy I employ when I don’t like a question is to slowly
repeat the question back to the questioner.


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