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  1. Re: If you had to pick Creed GIT vs MI? Why?

    Both are quality scents. However, I would go with Green Irish Tweed, only because I can foresee wearing it more often throughout the year.
  2. Thread: Sugar.

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    Re: Sugar.

    Mandarina Duck Pure Black by Mandarina Duck
    Douce Amere by Serge Lutens
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    Poll: Re: Bleu de Chanel vs BN

    Bleu de Chanel by Chanel - One is immediately greeted with a very fresh, citrus pas de trois by the tangy orange tree, the tart lemon tree and the zesty grapefruit. Warm pink peppercorn as well as a...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Wouldn't we need Mothra, at least in the larval stage, to be Godzilla's ally?

    http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-P4jJKkRli8M/TnLIq1Hyk_I/AAAAAAAAAkU/zN-j1XGvyhs/s1600/Mothra7.jpg
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday 14th of November

    EROLFA by Creed.

    http://www.getprice.com.au/images/uploadimg/BimgCreed%20Erolfa%20120ml%20EDP.jpg
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    And, if not bombing, can we train Godzilla to attack on command, thereby avoiding recidivism?

    ...
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    Re: Matching fragrances to your look

    Rather than focusing on physicality influencing scents, I think scents are more a reflection a one's persona at a given time, which would encompass a myriad of considerations at the time of choice,...
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    Re: My thoughts on Dior and Chanel

    Dior and Chanel are wonderful Houses, that is indisputable.
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    Re: The tobacco finish of Spicebomb...

    I found Spicebomb to have a sweet, pipe tobacco undercurrent, in its heart, and a fully-developed cherry-almond, pipe tobacco in its base.

    Relevant thereto, try:

    Fumerie Turque by Serge Lutens...
  10. Re: Help wanted: Ambre Russe, L'Ombre Fauve or Chergui?

    Get:

    Ambre Russe by Parfum d'Empire - Initially, one is treated to a heady, spirituous accord, supplied by the bitter, salty vodka and the bracing, effervescent champagne, with an underlying faint...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Must we be careful not to enter a bleeding heart scenario for one of the crudest fools on earth?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    In a physical sense it would appear that it is the atmosphere, however, in view of the fact that Stern earns mucho dinero for his imbecilic pollution of the airwaves, does that not reflect the nadir...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Would we not have a hard time determining whether the signal is adequately reflecting Howard Stern's nonsensical discussions, or not, what with all the hot air?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Will the radio's signal be garbled because of the hot air?
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday, November 13, 2012

    Sycomore by Chanel.

    http://www.chanel.com/fr_FR/parfums-beaute/cms2export//Site2Files/P101630/P101630_LARGE.jpg
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Given their slow speed, doesn't it seem like it would be rather low?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    To escape the dumb giant, would a better alternative be sailing high enough in hot air balloons?


    http://www.vivaboo.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/hot-air-balloon-hotair-sport-13.jpg
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Has anyone thought about ditching the project?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Are we not asking too much from the neighbors in tolerating squawking, non-English languages and earth-shattering noise in the wee hours, in addition to the patroling for illegal immigrants?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Do you think if we brought in other, varied, non-english speaking migrants, it will ameliorate any concern?
  21. Re: What Fragrance Would You Like Santa To Bring You This Christmas?

    Chevalier d'Orsay by D'Orsay.
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Good idea, but, will their horse and buggy means of transportation hinder the progress of constuction?


    http://usacertified.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/amish-picture.jpg?w=630
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Can any big, construction job, with costly overruns likely, not involve organized crime?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Will the relevant parties to the disputed territory suspend operations long enough so that the construction can be accomplished?
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday 11th of November

    Lys Mediterranee by Frederic Malle.

    http://olfactoria.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/malle-lys-mediterranee.jpg
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Would an underground shipping container, serving as an underground shelter, do?



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A3EAJex1RVo
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    Re: Creamy hot chocolate

    Red Aoud by Montale
    Givenchy Play Intense by Givenchy
    Rochas Man by Rochas
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    Re: Cinnamon cookie dipped in vanilla

    Try:

    Five O'Clock Au Gingembre by Serge Lutens - One in initially treated to a lemony accord. Bergamot, with its bittersweet and peppery facets, commingles with a robust, sweetly floral, Earl Grey...
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    Re: Most Sophisticated Fragrance?

    One would be Cuir Pleine Fleur/Fine Leather by Heeley.
  30. Re: Ralph Lauren Blue; Massively underrated / unknown? Or is it just me.

    I give Polo Blue by Ralph Lauren a very charitable, Neutral Rating. My impressions of it follow:

    Polo Blue by Ralph Lauren - One is initially treated to a fruity melange of melons, cucumber and...
  31. Re: Looking for spices and honeyed tobacco....

    Try:

    Spicebomb by Viktor & Rolf - Upon application, one is treated to a somewhat refreshing, fruity and citric blend from the commingling of an orangey and peppery bergamot, the tangy...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Could the wallets and shoes be of duct tape?



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zK8b--eQ7_E
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Do you think the old lady who lives in the shoe can be of help?


    http://www.alison-jackson.com/books/shoe.jpg
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Isn't there a saying ... something about if the shoe fits ...?
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    Re: SOTD: Saturday 10th of November

    Domenico Caraceni 1913 by Domenico Caraceni.

    ...
  36. Re: What fragrance can you literally wear everyday and never get tired of?

    While I answered this thread hypothetically, in reality, I agree with this ^^^^.
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Doesn't the fact that she is lugging a rotting ibex carcass around, give you pause?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Wouldn't her much-developed sinews highlight strength, latent or otherwise, which may be particularly fearsome?

    ...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Indeed, but, wouldn't the female homo erectus - thankfully, extinct, as captured in statue form at the Smithsonian Hall of Human Origins, lugging a rotting ibex carcass across the Serengeti on her...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Just dinosaurs?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Were we standing upright then?
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    Re: SOTD: Friday 9th of November

    Sienne L'Hiver by Eau d'Italie.


    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.1602.jpg
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    Re: Fragrance Math

    This recent Thread should prove helpful: http://www.basenotes.net/threads/312513-How-long-would-a-30mL-bottle-last?highlight=formula+for+how+many+sprays+in+a+bottle
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    Re: Help me spend $500! :)

    From your possibilities:

    Givenchy Play Intense by Givenchy - Upon application, one is pleasantly treated to a refreshing duet of nectarous, mandarin tangerine and somewhat tart bergamot. Tumbling...
  45. Poll: Re: Prada Amber Pour Homme vs. Infusion d'Homme

    I own and enjoy both.
  46. Re: What fragrance can you literally wear everyday and never get tired of?

    Infusion d'Homme by Prada.
  47. Re: ◊ SUPERNICHE - Best Frag No One Has Heard Of ◊

    Mazzolari Patchouly by Mazzolari - a creamy, amber-nuanced patchouli.

    http://i1124.photobucket.com/albums/l563/Flaconneur/For%20Sale/Mazzolari_Patchouli.jpg
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Couldn't home be characterized as where the heart is, in which case the locale is immaterial as long as contentment lies within?
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    Re: Perfume evaporation.

    Keep away from sunlight;
    A constant, comfortable room temperature will suffice;
    As long as the atomizer is functioning properly, the cap is superfluous;
    And, unless it is vigorous shaking, a...
  50. Re: Sweet/creamy patchouli based fragrance...Niche

    Mazzolari Patchouly by Mazzolari.
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    Re: ***** WHERE IS fed malle musc rav and TF tobacco vanille !?!?!?!

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-cQSfzZ-n3XI/Tc27Bk5p9lI/AAAAAAAAAgg/JO0fNxSHvgw/s1600/patience.jpg

    &

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  52. Re: Scent Somewhat Like Creed Royal Oud, But Cheaper?

    Perhaps, Le Dandy by D'Orsay.
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    Re: Sugary warm Creme Brulée

    Doolciiisssimo by Hilde Soliani.
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    Re: Do I have a fake Burberry London??

    This ^^^^^.
  55. Re: Which By Killian Fragrance is the Easiest to Wear?

    A Taste of Heaven by By Kilian - This all-season, well-blended, and masculine composition can prove to be very versatile.
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    Re: First Cologne for a Teenager

    Get him:

    Play by Givenchy - Citrus abounds in the opening, with bergamot, mandarin orange, bitter orange and grapefruit. This wonderful interplay of semi-sweet and semi-bitter flavors, with an...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Could it be said variety is the spice of life?
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    Re: My Xmas gift

    Givenchy Play Intense by Givenchy and Egoiste/L'Egoiste by Chanel.
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    Re: 'Safest Loud' office fragrance...

    Rive Gauche pour Homme by Yves Saint Laurent is a good, office scent.

    So are:

    Antidote by Viktor & Rolf
    L'Essence de Cerruti by Cerruti
    Five O'Clock Au Gingembre by Serge Lutens
    Sycomore by...
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    Re: Modern and masculine for the winter.

    Try:

    Sienne L'Hiver by Eau d'Italie - One is initially treated to a rush of herbal greenness. The peppery verdancy of geranium leaf intermingles with the mowed grass, tinged with cucumber, of...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    For sure, is there anything better than having a harem?
  62. Re: Reactions to Armani Code: "It gets stuck up my nose"

    The robust composition of Armani Code/Black Code impressed me as a sensual scent, with the only drawback being its longevity and projection, which left much to be desired.
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    Re: What scent got you into Fragrances?

    I was a one-bottle man until I smelt vintage Givenchy Gentleman, which opened a whole new world.


    @ L'Homme Blanc Individuel - Thanks for sharing such poignant memories.
  64. Re: Bought within seconds of first smelling it

    Nope, I give a full wearing before purchasing; top notes can be deceiving.
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Are they updated?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    If James Whale's notes are not available, do you think Ian McKellen of Gods and Monsters fame would be a good consultant?



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xwb2x5o0PDE
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    Re: SOTD: Wednesday 7th of November

    Premier Figuier Extreme by L'Artisan Parfumeur.


    http://www.polyvore.com/cgi/img-thing?.out=jpg&size=l&tid=12303648
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Do you think another Frankenstein sequel will do the trick?
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    Re: Transparent radiance

    Try:

    L'Essence de Cerruti by Cerruti - One is initially treated to an invigorating bergamot, with its orangey bittersweetness and peppery facets. The freshness of the bergamot commingles with the...
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    Re: Suggestions for my next frag

    Yes, this one ^^^^^^^^^.

    Musc Ravageur by Frederic Malle - A blast of freshness hits you with the hay-like sweetness of lavender commingling with the zesty citrus of bergamot. This refreshing...
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    Re: Name your best incense cologne.

    One would be:

    Wazamba by Parfum d'Empire - Initially, one is treated to a rush of smoky, colophony incense commingling with the Christmas tree aroma of balsam fir. At once, one is immersed in the...
  72. Re: Puredistance M vs. Amouage Reflection Man

    If I am limited to the two scents that you discussed, I would, without a doubt, choose M by Puredistance.

    However, you mentioned using the fragrance as a "signature scent", and, in that regard,...
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    Re: Coital/musk sweat scent

    L'Air de Rien by Miller Harris - One is treated initially to a wave of freshness, supplied by the green, somewhat bitter woodiness of oakmoss, akin to a dank forest shadowed by its lush canopy....
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    Re: Do we REALLY want to smell like sex?

    As the OP will find out, many folks here go head over heels to smell like the perineum and surrounding structures, which, of course, underscores hednic's apt observation ↓↓↓:
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Are you sure Boris will give up the spotlight so easily?



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAmB_qURxqo&feature=related
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Wasn't Lon Chaney, Jr. schooled by the greatest of all, his father, Lon Chaney, Sr.?



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qi0aZOXbuqo
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    Re: SOTD: Tuesday 6 November

    Harrods Swarovski Crystal Oud Edition by Bond No. 9.


    http://fimgs.net/images/perfume/nd.7166.jpg
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    Re: Creed Alternatives

    http://kingdomboundbooks.com/blog/hogwash01.jpg
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    Re: Spicebomb Surprised the Hell Out of Me

    Spicebomb is another good scent from this fine House; my impressions ↓↓↓ follow:

    Spicebomb by Viktor & Rolf - Upon application, one is treated to a somewhat refreshing, fruity and citric blend...
  80. Re: A Polished Turd: A Review Of Bulgari Homme Soir

    My impressions ↓↓↓ are quite contrary to yours:

    Bulgari pour Homme Soir by Bulgari - An initial burst of refreshing bergamot, halfway between a lemon and an orange, with its tart and juicy green...
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    Poll: Re: Your favorite amber?

    Some contenders would be:

    Ambre Russe by Parfum d'Empire
    L'Air du Desert Marocain by Tauer
    Ambre 114 by Histoire de Parfums
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    Re: Ah Macy's...

    But for the SA that you have a rapport with, it seems to have been a dispiriting experience.
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    Re: Best incense other than CDG

    One would be:

    Wazamba by Parfum d'Empire - Initially, one is treated to a rush of smoky, colophony incense commingling with the Christmas tree aroma of balsam fir. At once, one is immersed in the...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Doesn't it appear that more than his voice changed in this clip with Little Red Riding Hood?



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AgJcwF2PX_0
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Would your opinion be influenced by Wolfman Jack a/k/a Robert Weston Smith?
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    Re: SOTD: Monday, November 5, 2012

    Lumiere Noire pour Homme by Maison Francis Kurkdjian.
    http://www.punmiris.com/images/secundar/o.9537.jpg
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Haven't people been known to act differently during the daylight hours than they do during the nighttime?
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    Re: Violet leaf in CK Man and He Wood?

    Try:

    Bleecker Street by Bond No. 9 - Upon application, one is treated to a rush of sharp greenness. Violet leaf, with its freshly mowed grass and a hint of cucumber character, commingles rather...
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    Re: Tobacco Vanille- How do you wear it?

    I follow my normal routine - one spray on each side of my neck, just below my earlobes, and one spray on the back of my neck, near my hairline.
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Isn't that poor Mr. Spock's conumdrum?
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Should we not be surprised that Mr. Spock's unfathomable and confused reactions are a product of him being from two worlds?



    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L8xKyaZl_Kc&feature=related
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    Re: SOTD: Sunday 4th of November

    Douce Amere by Serge Lutens.


    http://notablescents.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/serge-lutens-douce-amere.jpg
  93. Re: your favourite scent from Serge Lutens?

    Two would be Tubereuse Criminelle and Douce Amere.
  94. Poll: Re: Which vanilla do you prefer: Guerlain - Spirtueuse Double Vanille or Serge Lutens - Un Bois Vani

    Of the two mentioned, Spiritueuse Double Vanille by Guerlain.
  95. Re: What is the best male fragrance ever made?

    One would be M by Puredistance.
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    Re: help me find a good OUDH...

    Igor01 and the relevant Oud Social Group have a depth of knowledge that would, indeed, be useful.
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    Re: Most versatile, every day frag?

    Yes, Bleu de Chanel by Chanel is an all-season scent that thrives in spring, summer and fall.

    Another to consider is Infusion d'Homme by Prada.
  98. Re: Chanel Sycomore - Longevity and projection?

    Sycomore by Chanel is a tasteful and refined, all-season fragrance, having average projection and good longevity.
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    Re: How newb am I?!

    As with any endeavor, one's commitment to same reflects a function of desire, capabilities, time restraints and financial considerations.

    As you partake, do so up to the point where you find it...
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    Re: Answer Every Question With A Question

    Isn't it always the minority that screams for utopian, social conditions?
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