VoyForums
[ Show ]
Support VoyForums
[ Shrink ]
VoyForums Announcement: Programming and providing support for this service has been a labor of love since 1997. We are one of the few services online who values our users' privacy, and have never sold your information. We have even fought hard to defend your privacy in legal cases; however, we've done it with almost no financial support -- paying out of pocket to continue providing the service. Due to the issues imposed on us by advertisers, we also stopped hosting most ads on the forums many years ago. We hope you appreciate our efforts.

Show your support by donating any amount. (Note: We are still technically a for-profit company, so your contribution is not tax-deductible.) PayPal Acct: Feedback:

Donate to VoyForums (PayPal):

Login ] [ Contact Forum Admin ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 12345678910 ]


[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Date Posted: 10:31:13 06/02/05 Thu
Author: Leif Erlingsson, heretic«
Subject: Wow! I am VERY impressed by you. You have my total respect!
In reply to: Mary, quite contrary 's message, "while I understand your reasoning, and I do--" on 16:46:53 06/01/05 Wed

Dear "Mary, quite contrary" (may I say that?), I am very much impressed by your combination of intellectual and emotional maturity + life experience/wisdom. And I don't give that kind of praise lightly!

I agree that one needs some kind of cause. I agree with your analysis, except I don't think that the cause must necessarily be religion. But let's not get into that discussion. :)

As for Iraq, I hear that ``60,000 Iraqis 'Disappeared' into US Camps'' -- http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article8994.htm. ``Their families don't know where they've been held, what the charges are. And this is infuriating people... some of whom are angry enough to pick up a gun.'' I guess that what's going on is the usual creating enemies of former potential friends thing that arrogance tends to do...

But you, "Mary, quite contrary", is the very anti-thesis of arrogance, and I will not hide a desire to communicate offlist to learn how you are an activist in a very small scale. I give my solemn word that the secret is safe with me (and the US agency that no doubt is monitoring my Internet communications :)).

Leif Erlingsson, heretic«.

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]


Replies:

  • PS: My email is leif@lege.com (NT) -- Leif Erlingsson, heretic«, 10:40:15 06/02/05 Thu


    Post a message:
    This forum requires an account to post.
    [ Create Account ]
    [ Login ]
    [ Contact Forum Admin ]

    Forum timezone: GMT-8
    VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
    Before posting please read our privacy policy.
    VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
    Copyright © 1998-2019 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.