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Old 09-13-2012, 03:37 PM   #25
James Sawers
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Re: Even at Boot one can reach inside you and make you feel. Your feelings

For some reason we seem to be viewing the words "control" and manipulative" as negative. Certainly they can be, but they are just words used to convey actions with certain intents, that's all. We can all think of examples from either point of view, as we have already seen here, some, I think, equally valid, but they are just words.....the intent matters most. Granted, intent can have its own unintended consequences, but perfection is perhaps, for another thread.

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