2010.06.14 13:00 - The present is very orange

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    Wester Kiranov: hi bert

    Bertram Jacobus: hey wester

    Wester Kiranov: are those things fireflies, or what?

    Bertram Jacobus: no - in english : "ghost lights", in german "irrlichter" (!) ... ;-)

    Wester Kiranov: ah - dwaallichten.

    Wester Kiranov: ;-P

    Bertram Jacobus: may be the german is similar to dutch here ? ;-)

    Wester Kiranov: it is

    Bertram Jacobus: yess :-) - let me see ... ma dutch dictionary ... :-)

    Bertram Jacobus: ah yes : my dictionary hasn't these words - too small - only for the pocket (!)

    Bertram Jacobus: too unusual words ... ;-)

    Bertram Jacobus: hey ara ! ... :-)

    Wester Kiranov: hi ara


    arabella Ella: Hiya Bert Wester :)

    arabella Ella: Ah we are so quiet here tonight!

    arabella Ella: A peaceful silence

    Wester Kiranov: just watching the lights

    arabella Ella: lights?

    Wester Kiranov: white dots in the sky

    Bertram Jacobus: some ghost lights here ...

    arabella Ella: lovely

    Bertram Jacobus: hello zaldaan

    Wester Kiranov: hello zaldaan

    arabella Ella: Hi Zaldan, Quiver

    Wester Kiranov: hello quiver

    arabella Ella: Hiya Pila

    Wester Kiranov: hi pila

    Zaldaan Sirnah: I think sitting like this is giving me a scoliosis type thing

    Zaldaan Sirnah: look, one day I don't wear my shirt and everyone takes it as an opportunity to abuse me

    Quiver Quintessa: Hi!

    Pila Mulligan: greetings

    Zaldaan Sirnah: Quiver get back here.

    Bertram Jacobus: hi quiver and pila ! :-)

    Quiver Quintessa: Flasher

    arabella Ella: I dont think we abuse people here Zaldaan

    Zaldaan Sirnah: well someone placed my head in them.

    Wester Kiranov: zaldaan, quiver, have you been here before?

    Pila Mulligan: :)

    Zaldaan Sirnah: :)

    Quiver Quintessa: Once

    Pila Mulligan: hi Mick

    Bertram Jacobus: hey mick ! ;-)

    Zaldaan Sirnah: Wester, thousands of minutes!

    Wester Kiranov: hey mickey

    Wester Kiranov: have a nice swim :-)

    Zaldaan Sirnah: I think I sit cross-legged too much and am getting curled pinky toes

    arabella Ella: new dance Micko to go with the zazuzela?

    Quiver Quintessa: Your socks are weird Zal

    Zaldaan Sirnah: eso si que es

    Quiver Quintessa: They're distracting me

    Pila Mulligan: wb Mick

    Zaldaan Sirnah: stop listening to them

    Quiver Quintessa: I can't work

    Mickorod Renard: Hii

    Mickorod Renard: sorry i am late

    Quiver Quintessa: They're too loud!!

    Mickorod Renard: is everyone ok?,,any newcommers?

    arabella Ella: Hiya Mick

    Wester Kiranov: you mean vuvuzelas?

    arabella Ella: oh yes ... he he

    Wester Kiranov: http://www.johnandjohn.nl/write/jaj749.gif

    Quiver Quintessa: His socks :(

    arabella Ella: how funny that is Wester

    Zaldaan Sirnah: What's Vuvuzelas?

    Mickorod Renard: I darnt open anything,,i am a bit fragile on line tonite

    arabella Ella: and congrats for Holland's win this afternoon :)

    Zaldaan Sirnah: oh they win? we have it recorded to watch later.

    arabella Ella: yes Holland won 2-0 against denmark

    arabella Ella: japan won against cameroon

    Pila Mulligan: hi Agatha

    Mickorod Renard: hi Ags

    arabella Ella: and italy and paraguay draw 1-1

    Quiver Quintessa: I apologize for him.. Try not to look or listen to/at them

    arabella Ella: Hiya Agatha

    Agatha Macbeth: Hi everyone :)

    Zaldaan Sirnah: I meant -- please don't spoil it :(

    arabella Ella: oh .... apologies ... too late!

    Bertram Jacobus: hya agatha ! ;-)

    Agatha Macbeth waves to Berti

    Bertram Jacobus freut sich ;-)


    Wester Kiranov: lol @ pilas outfit

    Pila Mulligan: Nymf (Dutch) gave me this last year

    Zaldaan Sirnah: Is it okay if I don't like hello's nor goodbye's nor clapping/applause nor shaking hands?

    Pila Mulligan: since they just won it seems appropriate

    Zaldaan Sirnah: Hugs are nice still

    arabella Ella loves hugs too especially RL ones

    Bertram Jacobus: and when they had lost ? ;-)

    arabella Ella: very appropriate Pila I agree!

    Wester Kiranov: do you have any Danish shirts? :)

    Pila Mulligan: it is the only football tshirt I have Bert, I'm stuck with it

    Pila Mulligan: :)

    Bertram Jacobus: i see ...

    Mickorod Renard: he he

    Bertram Jacobus: :-)

    arabella Ella: I would love to have a Rooney football shirt

    Agatha Macbeth: The future's orange

    Bertram Jacobus: the future is all (?) ;-)

    Wester Kiranov: in Holland, the present is VERY orange

    Agatha Macbeth: All what? ;-)

    Pila Mulligan: :)

    Bertram Jacobus: simply all

    Zaldaan Sirnah: If the future is orange what is the past?

    arabella Ella: throw the past behind you Zal

    Agatha Macbeth: unorange presumably

    Wester Kiranov: then it would be blue

    Wester Kiranov: that's the most unorange color

    Agatha Macbeth: Love is blue

    arabella Ella: why is love blue Ags?

    Wester Kiranov: blue is much too cool for love i think

    Agatha Macbeth: That's what the song said...

    arabella Ella: didnt it say 'when i'm feelin blue' so feelings are blue not love

    Zaldaan Sirnah: is the past the unfuture ?

    Mickorod Renard: you have the blue lagoon dont you Ara?

    Agatha Macbeth: Different song Ara

    Pila Mulligan: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p9FYD1dlw4E

    Zaldaan Sirnah: why isn't the past the foundation of orange

    arabella Ella: yes i have a blue lagoon Mick :)

    arabella Ella: and a blue grotto too :)

    Mickorod Renard: oh yes

    Wester Kiranov: past is time at the opposite place from future

    Zaldaan Sirnah: but I guess I'm ignoring what stands out as the most clear advice, to throw the past behind me

    Wester Kiranov: and orange is opposite blue as a color

    Zaldaan Sirnah: and how that might provide more completion to "put ...", to better my understanding

    Mickorod Renard: is time a consumable ?

    arabella Ella: well Zaldaan here we sometimes discuss 'dropping'

    arabella Ella: and you could consider working at 'dropping' the past if you wish

    Wester Kiranov: they're still both time, or both color, and they are each other in a very real sense, and they are not in another quite real sense

    arabella Ella: Hiya Liza

    Agatha Macbeth: Hello Liza

    Wester Kiranov: hi liza

    Pila Mulligan: hi Liza

    Mickorod Renard: Hi Liza

    Liza Deischer: hi everyone :)

    Bertram Jacobus: hy liza ! :-)

    Bertram Jacobus: :-)

    Mickorod Renard: if time is a consumable than the future must exist so that we can consume it

    Wester Kiranov: that doesn't make sense to me. how would you consume time?

    arabella Ella: by sleeping?

    Agatha Macbeth: You can kill time

    arabella Ella: or reading?

    arabella Ella: or watching TV

    Mickorod Renard: expend time

    arabella Ella: or coming on to SL

    Wester Kiranov: consume usually implies you can not consume as well

    Wester Kiranov: save it for later

    Zaldaan Sirnah: how can you GIVE to time instead of take?

    Mickorod Renard: the air we breath is something we have to consume

    Wester Kiranov: you can still hold your breath

    Wester Kiranov: but that's not what i meant

    Mickorod Renard: it was a silly thought,,but a sort of diferent perspective


    Liza Deischer: I think time excist because we're human

    Liza Deischer: and I think it can be consumed

    Liza Deischer: in some way .....

    Bertram Jacobus: whaow - cool - ty pila - hasn't that a special meaning in hawaii ? like welcome may be perhaps ? or : be happy ? ;-)

    Pila Mulligan: aloha

    Bertram Jacobus: and what is that ? welcome ? be happy ? (aloha) ;-)

    Liza Deischer: my guess is: hello

    Pila Mulligan: all of them

    Pila Mulligan: love, hello, goodbye

    Pila Mulligan: literally -- 'to share breath'

    Mickorod Renard: wow,,thanks Pila

    Wester Kiranov: ty pila

    Liza Deischer: wow that is quite meaningful

    Pila Mulligan: did everyone get one?

    Pila Mulligan: I tried not to miss anyone

    Wester Kiranov: glad we didn't do a shirt exchange :)

    Liza Deischer: :)))

    Pila Mulligan: now we can be for the Hawaiian team in the world Cup

    Agatha Macbeth: Yes, orange doesn't suit me :p

    Pila Mulligan: :)

    Liza Deischer: as long as you support the Dutch one :)

    arabella Ella: thanks Pila how lovely!

    Pila Mulligan: :)

    arabella Ella: are the Dutch a majority here tonight?

    Liza Deischer: not at all, Pila is a bit out of colour :)

    Agatha Macbeth: No Pema tho

    arabella Ella: true

    Pila Mulligan: Dutch 2 Brits 2

    Agatha Macbeth: After extra time

    Liza Deischer: :)))

    arabella Ella: oh I thought Zal is dutch too?

    Pila Mulligan: ahh, p[erhaps I erred then

    Liza Deischer: not that I know of

    arabella Ella: not sure

    Wester Kiranov: i can never remember the nationalities, i just have a vague sense of time zones

    arabella Ella: yes

    Agatha Macbeth: The time zones tend to cause the problems, certainly

    Bertram Jacobus: problems ? ;-)

    Agatha Macbeth: In certain ways

    Bertram Jacobus: hm

    Bertram Jacobus: ;o)

    Bertram Jacobus: i prefere solutions ;-)

    Agatha Macbeth: Every solution has a problem

    Mickorod Renard: Zaldaan. if I remember correctly..you know some about the Suffi Wisdom?

    Wester Kiranov: you need problems before you can have solutions

    Liza Deischer: do problems excist?

    Quiver Quintessa: Zal fell asleep :)

    Pila Mulligan: as you rip so shall you sew

    Agatha Macbeth: Yaku mk 2

    Mickorod Renard: you could call problems by a different name,,then they would be something else

    Quiver Quintessa: He was exhausted

    Agatha Macbeth: If my aunt was a man, she'd be my uncle

    arabella Ella: oh poor Zal

    Mickorod Renard: exactly Ags

    Agatha Macbeth: :)

    Pila Mulligan: or at least your uncle's boyfreind

    Mickorod Renard: a positive person may call a problem a challenge

    Wester Kiranov: they'd just be callled something else

    arabella Ella: ok a problem is evidence of dissonance, a difference between what is considered as ideal and what is 'perceived' as real which are different and create an uncomfortable feeling

    Wester Kiranov: oh please, not challenges. that's so corny

    Mickorod Renard: well,,i have a few idea's

    Agatha Macbeth: That's wahat I was going to say Ara ;-)

    arabella Ella: it was not meant as a challenge at all Wester

    Quiver Quintessa: Ask him another time though, I'm sure he'd love to elaborate :)

    Bertram Jacobus: (chance) ;-)

    Wester Kiranov: i was answering Mick

    Mickorod Renard: I couldnt really elaborate on what i think is ideal cos of the public Wiki

    arabella Ella: ah

    Mickorod Renard: :)


    Liza Deischer: one of the disadvantages

    Quiver Quintessa: and please continue to ignore his unsightly socks :)

    Agatha Macbeth: We do...

    Mickorod Renard: shh

    Wester Kiranov: do keep on reminding us to ignore his socks. else we might forget :)

    arabella Ella: Hey Quiver what is wrong with his socks? Do they stink?

    Agatha Macbeth: But don't forget to remind us

    Mickorod Renard: I was thinking of something earlier

    Agatha Macbeth: !

    Pila Mulligan must slip away now -- aloha everyone

    Wester Kiranov: bye pila

    Liza Deischer: bye Pila

    Agatha Macbeth: Aloha Pila, take care :)

    arabella Ella: bye Pila

    Quiver Quintessa: They're weird and distracting :)

    Liza Deischer: sorry to see the shirt go away :(

    Agatha Macbeth waves to the shirt

    Wester Kiranov: i will leave too, so bye to everyone else

    Agatha Macbeth: Bye Wester

    arabella Ella: bye Wester

    arabella Ella: gtg too goodnight all

    Quiver Quintessa: Bye Wester

    Agatha Macbeth: Nite Ara

    Liza Deischer: nite ara

    Agatha Macbeth: Snap

    Quiver Quintessa: Bye ppl

    Liza Deischer: bye...eh.... Mick

    Agatha Macbeth: Did he crash?

    Bertram Jacobus: sry - was distracted ...

    Liza Deischer: maybe

    Agatha Macbeth: He's gone offline anyhow

    Liza Deischer: there is something above your head Bert

    Agatha Macbeth: Ah, he's back

    Agatha Macbeth: wb Mick

    Bertram Jacobus: "there he is again" wb mickey ! :-)

    Liza Deischer: wb mick

    Mickorod Renard: hi

    Bertram Jacobus: yes liza - it's something from the ghost lights i send out this evening ... ;-)

    Liza Deischer: ah okay missed something I guess

    Mickorod Renard: gosh,,is this the time?

    Bertram Jacobus: time ?

    Mickorod Renard: would u mind if i nip off?

    Agatha Macbeth: No ;-)

    Mickorod Renard: :)

    Agatha Macbeth: Nip away Mick

    Bertram Jacobus: sure not mick ! ;-)

    Liza Deischer: sure not

    Mickorod Renard: thankyou everyone,,

    Bertram Jacobus: ty ! :-)

    Mickorod Renard: he he

    Agatha Macbeth waves

    Mickorod Renard: byeeeeeeeeee

    Liza Deischer: bye

    Mickorod Renard: be welllll

    Bertram Jacobus: ty same same plz

    Agatha Macbeth: Comes and goes like Frank Sinatra...

    Bertram Jacobus: he came and went ? in which way ?

    Agatha Macbeth: Right angles?

    Liza Deischer: or ceasar

    Agatha Macbeth: What's he got to do with it?

    Bertram Jacobus: and liza : nothing important missed - only ghost lights ( dwaallichten) :-)

    Liza Deischer: I was just wondering :)

    Bertram Jacobus: hihi. in the beginning of this session ... "nothing happend" - and so ... "i did something" ...

    Bertram Jacobus: playing (!)

    Bertram Jacobus: as being ;-)

    Bertram Jacobus: hey wol ! :-)

    Agatha Macbeth: Wol alert! :))

    Wol Euler: hello agatha, liza, bert, zaldaan, quiver

    Liza Deischer: hi Wol

    Agatha Macbeth: I got one of those in blue :)

    Bertram Jacobus: whaow - WHAT an outfit tonite ! :o)

    Quiver Quintessa: Ugh

    Wol Euler: hzeheheh

    Wol Euler: I note a floral theme

    Quiver Quintessa: Speaker blast

    Agatha Macbeth: Pila :)

    Wol Euler: ah

    Quiver Quintessa: Hi Wol :)

    Liza Deischer: he was wearing a dutch football shirt and only could give me the flowers in return :))

    Wol Euler: ty bert

    Wol Euler: and quiver

    Bertram Jacobus: yvw wol :-)

    Liza Deischer: the shirt looked good on him though :)


    Wol Euler: oh, you're right, I need some boots :)

    Agatha Macbeth: Would help :)

    Wol Euler grins

    Wol Euler: where's yaku when you need him?

    Liza Deischer: :))))

    Agatha Macbeth: Asleep ;-)

    Wol Euler: heh

    Wol Euler: well, I can appreciate htat

    Agatha Macbeth: The latex posse is in da house!

    Wol Euler makes obscure gangland gestures with both hands

    Agatha Macbeth: Complete with garlands

    Agatha Macbeth points to your tag

    Wol Euler: whose?

    Agatha Macbeth: Yours :p

    Bertram Jacobus: what for do you need yaku wol ? :-)

    Wol Euler: I haz not one

    Agatha Macbeth: Old joke Bert [grins]

    Wol Euler: heheh, it's an inside joke

    Wol Euler: snap

    Bertram Jacobus: oh. damn . oke ;o)

    Wol Euler: which is itself pretty close to being the joke

    Agatha Macbeth: Truly

    Bertram Jacobus: oke oke

    Agatha Macbeth: Aw, thx Liza :)

    Wol Euler: nice!

    Liza Deischer: yw :)

    Wol Euler: an action shot :)

    Wol Euler: ty liza

    Liza Deischer: yes :)

    Liza Deischer: needed to make it fast

    Agatha Macbeth: I bet

    Wol Euler: though with two voluble talkers like us it wouldn'T be that hard to catch both at it

    Liza Deischer: hahahah

    Agatha Macbeth looks sideways inquiringly

    Wol Euler grins and shakes her head. I'm not touching that :)

    Agatha Macbeth looks sideways again :)

    Wol Euler: :)

    Agatha Macbeth coughs. Anyways...

    Liza Deischer: well you just prooved your relationship showed on the picture :))

    Agatha Macbeth: Hm

    Wol Euler grins again

    Agatha Macbeth: One always needs to be careful with them relationships :)

    Liza Deischer: true

    Liza Deischer: but I think I make a picture underlined with these lines :)

    Agatha Macbeth: Could be

    Liza Deischer: just joking

    Agatha Macbeth grinz


    Wol Euler: yes, squeaky rubber

    Wol Euler: oh damn, wrong window :)

    Agatha Macbeth grins

    Bertram Jacobus: hehe :-)

    Liza Deischer: :)

    Liza Deischer: need to go

    Liza Deischer: see you all :)

    Wol Euler: bye liza, take care

    Bertram Jacobus: good nite liza ! *wave*

    Agatha Macbeth: Bye for now Liza, TC

    Bertram Jacobus: too much care may be not good, too ?

    Agatha Macbeth: Oh, never too much care!

    Wol Euler: if it turns into worry, yes

    Wol Euler: depends on how you take the word, I guess

    Agatha Macbeth: Care, but don't worry

    Wol Euler: wb cutegirl

    Bertram Jacobus: okay. i experiences that in america : so much fear (!) - was ma impression ... about "all out there" ...

    Agatha Macbeth: Well, over there it's probably fear of failure, or at least not succeeding

    Bertram Jacobus: hello cutegirl :-)

    Agatha Macbeth: Thanks Bert :p

    Cutegirl Pearl: hello Bertram

    Bertram Jacobus: ?

    Bertram Jacobus: :-)

    Cutegirl Pearl: hi all

    Agatha Macbeth: Hi CG

    Bertram Jacobus: what for was that thanks and the tongue aga ? ;-)

    Cutegirl Pearl: can i join?

    Agatha Macbeth: Tongue?!

    Bertram Jacobus: sure - take a seat cutegirl :-)

    Bertram Jacobus: isn't the emoticon for a tongue ?

    Wol Euler: I thought so

    Bertram Jacobus: ah - chat lag now here

    Agatha Macbeth reads back

    Bertram Jacobus: : p

    Agatha Macbeth: A grin, I thought

    Bertram Jacobus: ah - as wol seems to affirm, it stands normally for the tongue ;-)

    Agatha Macbeth: Oh

    Agatha Macbeth: Well

    Agatha Macbeth: Er....

    Bertram Jacobus: and - you don't like to sit with us cg ? :-) - oops - (away) (!) ;-)

    Agatha Macbeth: Up up and away

    Cutegirl Pearl: conrol

    Cutegirl Pearl: i have some lagging

    Wol Euler nods

    Bertram Jacobus: ah okay ...

    Wol Euler: there's a lot of it going around

    Wol Euler: bye aggers, take care, enjoy the evening

    Agatha Macbeth: Time to go folks, nitey nite

    Bertram Jacobus: good nite agatha ! *wave* ...

    Wol Euler: checkers!

    Bertram Jacobus: hehe wol :-)


    Bertram Jacobus: top checker wol ! :-)

    Wol Euler: :)

    Wol Euler: do kids still play those games in the evenings?

    Bertram Jacobus: which ones ?

    Wol Euler: the really simple board games like checkers, or Sorry or Snakes and ladders

    Bertram Jacobus: ah. don't know the english names ... but ... may be at least less (?) ;-)

    Wol Euler: I'd think so, and that is a pity. IMHO YMMV

    Wol Euler: gesellschaftsspielen, social games

    Bertram Jacobus: yess

    Wol Euler: learning how to not kill each other

    Bertram Jacobus: and i always forget what YMMWV is ... (sry)

    Bertram Jacobus: - W

    Wol Euler: Your Mileage May Vary, meaning "that's how it works for me"

    Bertram Jacobus: ah !

    Bertram Jacobus: *thinking* ...

    Bertram Jacobus: there are aslo modern group games where one only can reach something with a group ...

    Bertram Jacobus: and not alone

    Wol Euler: yep

    Wol Euler: including paradoxically a lot of computer games

    Bertram Jacobus: i don't find that paradox : computer games are not always bad and ugly automatically ;-)

    Wol Euler: oh no

    Wol Euler: the paradox is htat one has to be alone to play a computer game with other people :)

    Wol Euler: there are many non-bad and definitely non-ugly computer games

    Bertram Jacobus: but may be the bad reports are more aware ... a difficult mechanisnm and difficult also to handle in the best way

    Cutegirl Pearl: i used to like some premetive computer games back to 1998:)

    Wol Euler: I get uneasy -- mir ist unbehaglich -- when people make moral judgements of computer gaming

    Bertram Jacobus: ah - there are some revivals about those "old games" ... :-)

    Bertram Jacobus: c 64 and such ... pac man ... the classics ... ;-)

    Wol Euler smiles.

    Bertram Jacobus: what is the difference between moral and ethics ?

    Cutegirl Pearl: yes :), there were desert game, with appache missions

    Bertram Jacobus: hehe. don't know them ...

    Cutegirl Pearl: well thay are old ones

    Wol Euler: good question, bert, I have to admit that I am not sure


    Wol Euler: morality is a judgement about a person by itself, as it were. Just me looking at just you

    Wol Euler: Ethics is about how we relate

    Wol Euler: (I think)

    Bertram Jacobus: and i have no problems with ethical views on things, also not on computer games as long as they are reasonable and done with a so to say good heart - then differenciation is possible i find

    Wol Euler: morality talks about right and wrong (particularly about wrong) whereas ethics aims for objectivity, talking just about differences

    Cutegirl Pearl: from wisegeek "Morals define personal character, while ethics stress a social system in which those morals are applied. In other words, ethics point to standards or codes of behavior expected by the group to which the individual belongs. This could be national ethics, social ethics, company ethics, professional ethics, or even family ethics. So while a person's moral code is usually unchanging, the ethics he or she practices can be other-dependent. "

    Wol Euler: so I was right! good :)

    Cutegirl Pearl: not really!

    Bertram Jacobus: hehe. why not ? ;-)

    Wol Euler is curious.

    Cutegirl Pearl: When considering the difference between ethics and morals, it may be helpful to consider a criminal defense lawyer. Though the lawyer's personal moral code likely finds murder immoral and reprehensible, ethics demand the accused client be defended as vigorously as possible, even when the lawyer knows the party is guilty and that a freed defendant would potentially lead to more crime. Legal ethics must override personal morals for the greater good of upholding a justice system in which the accused are given a fair trial and the prosecution must prove guilt beyond a reasoWhen considering the difference between ethics and morals, it may be helpful to consider a criminal defense lawyer. Though the lawyer's personal moral code likely finds murder immoral and reprehensible, ethics demand the accused client be defended as vigorously as possible, even when the lawyer knows the party is guilty and that a freed defendant would potentially lead to more crime. Legal ethics must override personal moranable doubt.

    Cutegirl Pearl: let me add something, what are values?

    Cutegirl Pearl: in context of ethics and morals?

    Bertram Jacobus: much text ... great cg - i prefere own words often (not only, but often) ... ;-)

    Wol Euler: so ethics are about societies and relationships

    Wol Euler: whereas morality is personal

    Cutegirl Pearl: sure, i just erfrenced it at the begining

    Bertram Jacobus: for example "the good" , "ideals" , "examples" (i mean persons with this last aspect)

    Cutegirl Pearl: i agree with you bertram

    Cutegirl Pearl: yes Wol

    Wol Euler: ethics aim at us all living together in relative comfort


    Wol Euler: morality aims at making an individual person "perfect"

    Wol Euler: which is a dubiuos and dangerous undertaking

    Cutegirl Pearl: let me ask you, does it justify our bad deeds thoe morals? bd deeds for e maybe ok for others?.. right

    Wol Euler: well, that's the catch, CG :)

    Wol Euler: if you do something on moral grounds, and I think it's wrong, then our moralities clearly differ

    Wol Euler: many of the worst things that humans have done to each other have had moral justifications

    Wol Euler: religious wars, for example

    Bertram Jacobus: baeh - prefere the bright side of life ;-)

    Cutegirl Pearl: yes, it is wars but they find justifications, in past it is used to be said thar "politics and religions are the drugs/ for nations"!

    Bertram Jacobus: and that comes also from the differentiation of the good and the bad (!)

    Bertram Jacobus: and does not exclude anything -

    Bertram Jacobus: which is very often a misunderstanding : prefereing the bright side would be blind towards the other side

    Bertram Jacobus: but i think, to stenghten the good aspects of life is a very serious task ...

    Wol Euler nods.

    Wol Euler: I've been meaning for ages to ask Storm to give me permissoin to return lost items (like that)

    Cutegirl Pearl: well, for me, and i can bewrong in my belief is that, the goos and the bd are obvious as light and darkness, so it is us who try to manipuate with the greedy things inside each

    Wol Euler: that is individually true for each of us, CG. sure

    Wol Euler: but the lightnesses and darnkesses don't necessarily overlap

    Cutegirl Pearl: they dont, they have things in between

    Bertram Jacobus: we got that from a hawaian friend and meber today ... :-)

    Bertram Jacobus: and we could learn from him, that the quite well known "aloha" litterally translated , means : share the breath (!) ... :-)

    Wol Euler: so my right is not necessarily yours

    Bertram Jacobus: (sry for my throwing in that other topic - done) ;-)

    Wol Euler: :)

    Cutegirl Pearl: it is ok

    Cutegirl Pearl: :)

    Bertram Jacobus: ty ;-)

    Cutegirl Pearl: well, i got to go now

    Wol Euler: bye CG, take care

    Bertram Jacobus: okay - was nice to meet you - come back if you like - take a lm cg :-)

    Cutegirl Pearl: it was nice talking to you

    Wol Euler: likewise

    Cutegirl Pearl: sure


    Bertram Jacobus: hello ewan - sry : am a bit tired ... ;-)

    Bertram Jacobus: boings

    Bertram Jacobus: away

    Wol Euler: right

    Wol Euler: I'Ve given up addressing newbies unless they actually come into the circle

    Wol Euler: so many just drift off as he did

    Bertram Jacobus: sure - but in his profile was : mostly interested in - spirituality ... hm#

    Bertram Jacobus: and many may be shy ?

    Wol Euler smiles

    Wol Euler: spiritually shy

    Bertram Jacobus: so - when ever i fell that i have the capacity to help (...)

    Bertram Jacobus laughs silently :-)

    Wol Euler: bert, I fear that I must get to bed. It's been a really long day

    Bertram Jacobus: same here - have a nice sleep wol !

    Wol Euler: guts nächtle, bert

    Bertram Jacobus: guti nachti :-))

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