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Old 03-01-2013, 10:54 AM
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Was it this?
Originally Posted by Emm View Post
Would he be as willing to stick around if she was threatening to harm someone else if he left? "I'll kill myself" as a threat seems to be more socially acceptable than "I'll kill my neighbour", but really they're pretty much the same - an attempt by person A to hang a life on the line and make it person B's fault when the line breaks. In the latter case it's just more obvious that it's not person B's fault at all.
I still don't remember who I stole the concept from, so it may have been another post you saw.
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