"I'll be clearer. You stated your position, but then you got sucked into arguing about it. Understandable -- in this case, the only way to win that one is not to play.
And maybe to clarify. The point conflating not getting…"
"I like the idea of smoked salmon, but I never actually like it unless the taste is smothered in something else. But I'd be willing to try again.
My baker sleeps with me -- don't know a bakery that makes brioche!"