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Old 03-19-2013, 10:48 AM   #44
Janet Rosen
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Re: An open letter to the martial arts community about conduct in the dojo

Basia Halliop wrote: View Post
I haven't found that at all. Having power reveals parts of a person's personality that aren't so evident in other situations. When you have no power you may supress parts of your personality to fit in or avoid trouble - with power, you no longer need to do that.
Yep, that's what I've observed. Any kind of change in situation, added pressure, reduced pressure, etc reveals much about a person's basic personality, positive and negative.

Janet Rosen
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