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Old 09-20-2011, 04:02 AM
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Originally Posted by AnnabelMore View Post
I don't have a problem with the word compersion, but we do already have a very similar word in our vocabulary -- empathy.
I thought compersion was being happy for your partner being happy with someone else. I've always heard it described as "the opposite of jealousy." That's not exactly empathy.
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