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Old 05-29-19, 02:07 PM
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Originally Posted by mconlonx View Post
If you take glee in the misfortunes of those who wish you ill, with a well-placed and well-deserved, "Told you so...," then you owe it to yourself to warn them beforehand. It's like knowing you are buying a winning lottery ticket.

Flip side is that if the mistake you think they are making doesn't play out that way, will they dislike you any more or less? And will you care?

It's like Wonka with Veruca Salt, "No. Stop. Don't..." knowing full well the spoiled brat will do whatever she wants, anyway.
Regardless of our personal standing, I take no pleasure in knowing he is creating a hardship for himself, nor the reason why such will happen. Where I am not looking to rekindle a friendship or eat dinner with said I just wasn't interested in hearing the blowback and various forms of blame.
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Old 05-29-19, 02:18 PM
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Originally Posted by Juan Foote View Post
Regardless of our personal standing, I take no pleasure in knowing he is creating a hardship for himself, nor the reason why such will happen. Where I am not looking to rekindle a friendship or eat dinner with said I just wasn't interested in hearing the blowback and various forms of blame.
Well there ya go: say nothing.

Or, if you feel some kind of obligation, tell someone you know he might actually listen to, in this situation.
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Old 05-29-19, 02:24 PM
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Originally Posted by mconlonx View Post
Well there ya go: say nothing.

Or, if you feel some kind of obligation, tell someone you know he might actually listen to, in this situation.
A mutual third party was contacted with details and asked to pass along.
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