what does "Allowances could be made"mean?
He stopped a moment, smiled at her. “I’m a little drunk. You look amazing.”
“I look amazing because you’re a little drunk?”
“No. Some of it’s just knowing who you are and being good with it, doing what you do, and, well, being happy doing it. And some of it’s those sea-witch eyes and that sexy mouth with that little mole right there. Lindsay was beautiful. She took your breath away.”
A little drunk, Abra reminded herself. Allowances could be made. “I know.”
“But she, I think, she didn’t really know who she was, and wasn’t good with it. She wasn’t happy. I didn’t make her happy.”
“Everyone has to make themselves happy first.”
“Now you remember.”