Beige Lantern wrote:*eyeroll* Normally I'd agree with you, but you really don't know the situation. Your belief in decency and civility is exactly the kind of thing this asshat has a long standing reputation for exploiting. It's not just the two of us. Really, I can bring it testimonials if you want. He is forum cancer.
But he's "civil" forum cancer so he lingers on because people don't believe he needs to be chemoed.
Well, responding in kind says more about you than it does about him.
And do not misunderstand me; I am not claiming some sort of sainthood here. I think everyone has had something like this happen to them at some point. I know personally, the only thing that saved me was a friend who had the courage to point out I had become my enemy.
EDIT: As Marcus Aurelius once noted, "The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury."
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"In the household in which I was raised, the themes were pretty simple: work hard, don't quit, be appreciative, be thankful, be grateful, be respectful. Also never to whine, ever. Never complain. And always, for crying out loud, keep a sense of humor."