There's too many people in this world to live without running into some pretty shady monsters.
While sometimes it takes years to uncover the true colors of another person, more often than not the darkest souls offer us the gift of a red flag. If you're intuitive enough to pick up on the signs, you're probably better off in your relationships than most of us. After all, Oprah made Maya Angelou's lesson a universal trick: "When people show you who they are, believe them."
If you're completely inept at picking up on red flags, fear not. When a Reddit user asked the internet, "What small thing makes you automatically distrust someone?" people had a lot to say. Get ready to learn from other people's mistakes and jot down some resolutions, because 2019 is going to be an honest one!"