1. Listening politely
The first step is to listen patiently. It is important to know what this person is trying to tell you. Perhaps, there is an important idea they are trying to express or a feeling they need to show. Or maybe they like it. If it is something really important, the speech should not take long.
2. Asking often what the main point is
It can happen that a person continues to deviate from the topic, and talk more about unrelated objects and details. In this case, it would be a good idea to remind them of the main point of your conversation. You can also interrogate them about this, so they have to return from heaven to earth. After all, it is a good idea to show people that they need to respect your time.
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