From: Ivor Jones on


"Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
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> Ivor Jones wrote:
> > "Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
> > news:4KudnezT37GKEXXZnZ2dnUVZ8sidnZ2d(a)bt.com
> > > Ivor Jones wrote:
> > > > "Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
> > > > news:49WdnQksSL0VFHXZRVny1Q(a)bt.com
> > > >
> > > > [snip]
> > > >
> > > > > What insult is being levelled at you?
> > > >
> > > > You know perfectly well. Answer the question.
> > >
> > > If we knew why you consider being a European an
> > > insult we might be able to understand.
> >
> > You don't have to understand.
>
> A refusal to understand other people is why there is
> conflict in the world.

Precisely. You are refusing to understand that it is irrelevant why I
don't wish to be called a European. The fact that I don't should be
enough.

> > Besides, if you don't by now you never
> > will.
>
> Since you've not given a reason how can anyone know? We
> mat have suspicions however.
>
> > A decent human being would respect my wishes regardless,
> > considering it would have no adverse reaction to them.
>
> As said before, the individual's wishes have no bearing
> on the matter.

They do to anyone with a speck of humanity.

Ivor


From: Rob Morley on
In article <Xns9825B2DAB9BACadrianachapmanfreeis(a)204.153.244.170>
Adrian <toomany2cvs(a)gmail.com> wrote:
> mattic (this(a)wontwork.com) gurgled happily, sounding much like they were
> saying :
>
> > though he may legitimately claim to be of Caucasian stock.
>
> Is there a country called Caucasia? I don't _think_ so...
>
The Caucasus is a region between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea.

From: Ivor Jones on

"Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
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[snip]

> Saying that you are not European is both an untruth and a
> denial of the truth.

It is not.

> Do you habitually tell lies?

No.

Do you habitually insult people and go against their direct wishes..?

Ivor


From: Adrian on
Ivor Jones (ivor(a)despammed.invalid) gurgled happily, sounding much like
they were saying :

> Unspeakable apology for a human being.
>
> Ivor

See, you're getting the hang of it.
From: Ivor Jones on


"Brimstone" <brimstone(a)hotmail.com> wrote in message
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[snip]

> Try telling us why you consider it so and we might begin
> to understand.

You don't have to understand, but my previous post regarding Pakistanis
comes as close as I'm going to tell you.

Ivor