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Old 08-26-2013, 03:03 AM
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Originally Posted by ALpolyman View Post
I don't want to come off as rude but I don't understand the whole hating labels thing.
I used to be against labels of all kinds. Then I realized, it's not my place to tell other people what labels they may or may not use for their own lives. What I don't like is when other people impose labels on me and ignore my desire not to have that done.

The old cliche holds: actions speak louder than words. My husband is my husband, but that doesn't mean I treat him like my possession. Conversely, referring to him as "The man I married" doesn't actually preclude me treating him like a possession.
As I am sure any cat owner will be able to tell you,
someone else putting you in a box is entirely different
from getting into a box yourself.
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