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Old 09-28-2011, 04:56 AM
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Originally Posted by rory View Post
Wow. What a load of crap it is that parents are able to install into us as our way of relating with other people!
Eh, don't be too hard on them. They only passed along what they themselves were taught. Plus, our peers growing up, and incidents from early childhood play a huge part in how human beings learn to relate to others. By the time a kid is about seven years old, it's pretty much fully baked with regard to having strategies for life. Freaky, isn't it?
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