File puptcrit/puptcrit.0612, message 288


Date: Fri, 22 Dec 2006 18:39:20 -0800
To: puptcrit-AT-lists.driftline.org
Subject: Re: [Puptcrit] Email misunderstandings on Puptcrit?


Hmmm...
Let's just see how much we miss the contribution of this nameless 
person.

  And who is really the spoiled child?

Being responsible is one thing, but growing up does seem over-rated.
On Dec 22, 2006, at 4:38 PM, Mathieu René wrote:

> I want to thank everyone who commented on this.
> I see I allowed myself to continue the ill-fated conversation a bit 
> too long, which only made it more possible for more misunderstandings 
> on the person's part.
>
> The person sent me another personal email, telling me that he/she was 
> unsubscribing from puptcrit because of me and my taking it "public". 
> What's wrong with that, if I removed any clue of gender and name? The 
> text was all in red, which I interpret (perhaps falsely) as being 
> un-related to christmas, despite the "happy Hollidays" finish line.
>
> I will take the person's advice to heart, just in case:
> "YOU published the whole thing in an attempt to get sympathy - and 
> don't deny that is what it is."
> "I have only one thing to say to you GROW UP and stop acting like a 
> spoiled child."
>
> Well, I like sympathy, but this wasn't really about that. I just 
> wanted to understand, see what I had done wrong.
> And growing up (at least in the general boring grown-up definition) is 
> not in my plans.
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