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Comment author: Joe6 08 January 2009 12:26:52AM 1 point [-]

This discussion reminds me of "Infinite Jest" by David Foster Wallace. One of the themes of the book is something like "be careful what you choose to love", which could be re-phrased "be careful what emotions you bind where".