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Old 09-20-2010, 12:29 AM
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Originally Posted by Tonberry View Post
It seems to me compersion sounds similar enough to compassion that the word might have been inspired by it. Then I would say compassion and compersion are too sides of empathy, compassion being for negative things and compersion for positive one. The opposite of compassion would be schadenfreude, the opposite of compersion jealousy.
Excellent analysis. Sounds right to me.
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