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Old 10-19-2011, 02:50 PM
GroundedSpirit GroundedSpirit is offline
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Originally Posted by redpepper View Post
Someone told me awhile back that they considered poly fidelity the same as monogamy.
Is this a common thought in the community?
Hey RP,

It never ceases to amaze me how we have to try and constantly rewrite the dictionary. We have more communication breakdowns in this world because of this than any other reason. People just insist on calling apples oranges because they are color blind !

We have terms like 'orange' and 'tangerine' for a reason. Although they share certain common traits (color, taste to a degree) etc, they are distinctly different enough to justify their own definition.

Poly fi is POLYFI !
Monogamy is MONOGAMY

Tell your friend to give up playing linguist

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