Odds are that you’ll run into the person you just cancelled on.) Text that your throat hurts and can’t chat. This excuse is more final than some of the others, with no real freedom to reschedule if you change your mind later. Don’t announce that your grandmother died if she’s very much alive.
If you need to ditch date plans, taking advantage of a minor tragedy, however, is an easy excuse.
Fake people hate real emotions because real emotions get in the way of the one dimensional facade they work so hard to project.
Deep down, these people are more insecure than you would ever believe, and they learned somewhere along the way that they will be most liked and appreciated if they act compliant and happy.
The point is that these individuals say something because they want to project that image even though they make no attempt to match their words with their behavior.