Ok, so maybe I would like this more if it said that people who treat you like shit get offended when you cut them out of your life. I don't treat people like shit just cause they did it to me, I just kick them to the curb.
I'm only responsible for what I say, not for what you understand. Although as an author I am responsible for making readers understand--a reader who doesn't understand is an unhappy reader. (And there is some value to leaving some questions unanswered.
"There are two rules on the street," Lexi told him. "Number one: never give out all the information." "And number two?" Jason asked expectantly. Lexi gave him a pointed look. Finally understanding dawned on his face.