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Old 16th March 2006, 06:06   #8
Thunder Pussy
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Quote:
Originally posted by Phyltre
You're saying they don't understand causality as it applies to free will?
I'm sure they certainly do, but they don't apply that understanding in the vindictive way we do here in the States. I believe it stems from a stronger belief in redemption and forgiveness than you usually find here, as well as respect for others' privacy.

Of course I can't speak for what everyone believes because I have frequent contact with only a very few people overseas, but this is the general impression I get from the way they express these things.
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