Everyone has a breaking point. A heated argument could push you to the point of tears, from frustration, anger, or helplessness. There could be some personal problem that’s on your mind and it’s just building up to roll off your eyes. The point is, you can hold it all together for just so long before something has to give.
For years, we've heard that crying at work makes us look weak. But some very successful feminists are now saying that a few tears isn't the end of the world -- and in fact, might even help your career.