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    On Jun 6, 2006 anonymous wrote:

    To live without protection from fellow-humans is an amazing experience. The person living it comes to know the extent of his forgiving nature, his patience and eventually, his limits. Knowing these, he understands selfishness and protection. To know he is capable of both, helps him be sensitive. And so does he alternate. And then the miracle happens. He knows, he is himself:human.

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