🔥 Office Drama Unfolds Over 'My Pleasure' Comment! 😲

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Diply | Diply

Imagine saying 'my pleasure' to a colleague and ending up in a hot mess with Human Resources! 😲 That's exactly what happened to our protagonist, a British mid-twenties guy living and working in Asia. After training a new colleague, 'Eve', he found himself in an unexpected whirlwind of drama. Let's dive into this rollercoaster of a story! 🎢🔥

A New Job, A New Country, A New Colleague! 🌍

mypleasurethroaway | mypleasurethroaway

Enter 'Eve', The New Expat! 🇺🇸

mypleasurethroaway | mypleasurethroaway

A Cake, A Thank You, and An Unexpected Reaction! 🍰😲

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A Surprise HR Meeting! 😱

mypleasurethroaway | mypleasurethroaway

The 'Pleasure' Controversy! 😮

mypleasurethroaway | mypleasurethroaway

Standing Ground Against HR! 💪

mypleasurethroaway | mypleasurethroaway

To Apologise or Not To Apologise? 🤔

mypleasurethroaway | mypleasurethroaway

A Cultural Misunderstanding? 🌎

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The Aftermath and Future Steps! 🚀

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A Battle of Words, A Clash of Cultures! 🌍🔥

Our British protagonist's innocent 'my pleasure' comment has sparked an office conflict of epic proportions! 😱 Eve, the new American colleague, interpreted it as a flirtatious advance, leading to an HR intervention. Now, he's standing his ground, refusing to apologise and risking his career. But, is this a case of cultural misunderstanding or something more? Let's see what the internet has to say about this situation... 😏🍿

"My pleasure" comment sparks debate! NTA, says majority of commenters. 👏

aitayeahyouare | aitayeahyouare

Explaining 'my pleasure' as flirting? Ridiculous! NTA, no apologies.

VladimirCain | VladimirCain

NTA. Politeness misconstrued as flirting. Hilarious banter in comment replies! 😂

fakesmileclaire | fakesmileclaire

NTA. 'My pleasure' is common in the US, despite coworker's objection. 👍

BadBandit1970 | BadBandit1970

NTA. Reporting someone to HR over 'my pleasure' comment? Ridiculous! 😲

Jiang_Rui | Jiang_Rui

Terrible HR department. NTA. HR should have checked before escalating. 😲

sjonnybgood | sjonnybgood

Miscommunication and drama unfold over innocent workplace interactions 😲

Mypleasurethroaway | Mypleasurethroaway

'My pleasure' auto-reply sparks drama. NTA shuts down ignorant girl.

jojozabadu | jojozabadu

NTA comment sparks HR resolution for 'My Pleasure' office drama! 😲

NotHereToFuckSpyders | NotHereToFuckSpyders

"My pleasure" is a professional phrase, don't overthink it! 😊

OrcEight | OrcEight

Misunderstood 'My Pleasure' comment causes office drama! 🤪

squirlysquirel | squirlysquirel

"Bless your heart" comment sparks southern drama 😳

Impossible-Bear-8953 | Impossible-Bear-8953

NTA. Chick-fil-A obsession sparks office drama! 🤮

snowflakes__ | snowflakes__

Australian defends 'My pleasure' comment, NTA. No worries mate 🤷🏻‍♀️

km4098 | km4098

NTA, but HR concluded your choice of language had negative connotations. 😕

Responsible_Solid_94 | Responsible_Solid_94

"My pleasure" is a-okay! 🙌

kitkatenthusiast112 | kitkatenthusiast112

Brit defends 'my pleasure' comment, criticizes HR, and offers support. 👍

Britsgirl30 | Britsgirl30

NTA. Cultural misunderstanding or malicious intent? 'My Pleasure' sparks drama! 😲

karenna89 | karenna89

NTA defends cultural differences in 'flirting' controversy. 😎

Harrypotterfreak23 | Harrypotterfreak23

NTA. 'My pleasure' isn't flirting. Stand your ground! 💪

JCBashBash | JCBashBash

No a-hole here! 'My pleasure' is totally innocent. 😊

DreamingofRlyeh | DreamingofRlyeh

NTA. 'My pleasure' is a polite way to say 'you're welcome.' 🙌

No_Pepper_3676 | No_Pepper_3676

NTA. Workplace drama over a harmless comment. HR needs to educate.

Sufficient_Ant_3470 | Sufficient_Ant_3470

Chik-fil-a vibes! Not the a**hole for thinking that 😄

beito14159 | beito14159

NTA. 'My Pleasure' is innocent, but mediation may be needed. 🙏

rjhancock | rjhancock

Alternative 'you're welcome' misunderstood as flirting. Double standards exposed! 😲

zoo-music | zoo-music

"Publix: Where Shopping is a Pleasure" - Are they flirting? 😍

EmilyLondon | EmilyLondon

HR overreaction to 'My Pleasure' comment, potential harassment complaint.

[deleted] | [deleted]

NTA. Keep a log of encounters with Miss Eve. HR is ridiculous! 😲

AngryWriterGrr | AngryWriterGrr

Office nostalgia: 'My Pleasure' comment sparks memories and camaraderie! 👍

acellolover | acellolover

NTA stands up against coworker's inappropriate complaint, ensuring safety.

Rednit26 | Rednit26

Dog groomer defends saying 'My Pleasure' at work. NTA!

Careful-Bumblebee-10 | Careful-Bumblebee-10

Commenter questions if this is the person's first overseas posting.

WallabyPutrid7406 | WallabyPutrid7406

NTA: Eve needs a reality check. 😲

StraightJacketRacket | StraightJacketRacket

Commenter accuses someone of being a whiny b***h and overreacting

diya2127 | diya2127

US commenter defends 'my pleasure' as not flirtatious, just formal.

SuLiaodai | SuLiaodai

Explaining language barrier and cultural sensitivity. 😲

redh0tp0tat0 | redh0tp0tat0

Hilarious office drama over a cake and a counter claim! 😂

crazycatdiva | crazycatdiva

Empathetic support for standing up against inappropriate behavior. 👏

FeeMaterial4002 | FeeMaterial4002

NTA stands firm against workplace drama over 'My Pleasure' comment! 😎

295Phoenix | 295Phoenix

Calling people 'hon' or 'sweetheart' is normal, but not everywhere! 😲

arisyl | arisyl

Misunderstood 'my pleasure' comment sparks office drama. NTA.

mayraborder | mayraborder

Apology for 'my pleasure' turns into a hilarious nightmare! 😂

hepzibah59 | hepzibah59

NTA comment about cultural differences and seeking different perspectives. 😊

cruces555 | cruces555

NTA! HR needs a reality check. 😲

RespondOpposite | RespondOpposite

Hospitality worker defends saying 'my pleasure' despite misconceptions. 👏

MandaMaelstrom | MandaMaelstrom

Polite response sparks debate on religious beliefs and drama. 🤔

Gameraben | Gameraben

Defending the use of 'My Pleasure' as a harmless phrase 😊

StraightAd7930 | StraightAd7930

Navigating interpersonal relationships is tough these days. Good luck! 🙏

Joholification | Joholification

NTA: Female worker defends friendly nicknames from good ole boys! 👭

Irish980 | Irish980

NTA. Eve's misunderstanding of 'my pleasure' shows her sheltered background. #Misunderstood

raesayshey | raesayshey

German commenter defends 'my pleasure' as harmless, suspects drama queen.

EvilFinch | EvilFinch

Feminist stands up against workplace harassment, declares 'NTA'

CryptographerNo6348 | CryptographerNo6348

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