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On 2005-10-03 15:55, Patrick Differ wrote:
Bill Palmer wrote:

"Then I take their names, send a government agent to their house, and the next day they find themselves waking up on Kwajalein. Okay, I'm kidding about that last part."

Bill, are you kidding about the taking their names part, the goverment agent part, or the Kwajalein part? Just curious...

All three. But I do know a fellow ...
"The Swatter"

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I usually say, "Wow, she just amazes me."
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"Either I don't know how he does it, or I'm NOT telling... Pick yours."

Usually, the response of this, is they give a tentative nod "Okaaaay".
I would, however contest that there is in REALITY very little pportunity to perform what could actually be termed "close-up" magic.
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Thanks for the input guys.

I didn't realise it was a problem until I posted my thread, put my concern into words, and realised it may be an ego thing.

In hindsight the person wanted to be told, "Yes, he is amazing at chess"
I was uncomfortable with my reply, so realised it was something to work on.

I've worked on going from a timid non-performer with no ego, to an actual performer, and the fact that, I now have a mild case of 'performer's ego' has taken me by surprise somewhat. I just need to keep it in check.

My candle burns at both ends; it will not last the night; but ah, my foes, and oh, my friends - it gives a lovely light!
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