There is nothing – we repeat, NOTHING – more awkward than Christmas lunch conversations with people you’re related to but hardly ever see.
You don’t have much in common, eating while trying to speak, which in itself is problematic, and there are only so many times one can fake laugh before it starts to sound… uncomfortable.
Thankfully, Sophie Monk has the answer. She might not even realise it, but she does.
LISTEN: You can hear Sophie doing it while talking to Mia Freedman on No Filter (post continues after audio…)
Last week, we were lucky enough to have not one, but two chats with The Bachelorette in the Mamamia office.
But no matter the topic, there was one word that kept coming up. And when we heard it, we knew it was time to move onto the next question.
Regardless of whether it’s deliberate move conjured up after years of interviews or simply a defence mechanism, a simple ‘yeah’ at the end of her sentence or statement let us know that was all she had to say on that particular issue.