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    Sometimes I feel like an old steam locomotive that has ran off the tracks. Antiquated in my thinking and too stubborn to advance. Then there are those times when I realize it's not me at all, it's the people who fail to see the logic in what I put forth.
    I swear by my life and my love of it that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine.
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    "The man who speaks to you of sacrifice, speaks of slaves and masters. And intends to be the master."
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    Quote Originally Posted by Captdon View Post
    Consider you are just lazy.
    Maybe so. Maybe Autism.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MisterVeritis View Post
    Do you think of yourself as a kook?
    Not really. Many things which make sense to an Autistic make sense to no one else.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CCitizen View Post
    Not really. Many things which make sense to an Autistic make sense to no one else.
    Is there a Turing test for Rain Men? Do Androids Dream of Affectless Sheep?

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    Quote Originally Posted by zachroidott View Post
    Is there a Turing test for Rain Men? Do Androids Dream of Affectless Sheep?
    Each Autistic has his/her own World -- I may not be able to understand your concepts.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CCitizen View Post
    Each Autistic has his/her own World -- I may not be able to understand your concepts.
    Why? You're not autistic.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zachroidott View Post
    Why? You're not autistic.
    I have Moderate Autism.

    A person with Severe Autism can not write sentences.

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    Each and every Autistic has his/her own World.

    Perhaps non-autistic people have their own worlds, but these worlds are much more open.

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    Did you attend public or private school?

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    Quote Originally Posted by CCitizen View Post
    Each and every Autistic has his/her own World.

    Perhaps non-autistic people have their own worlds, but these worlds are much more open.
    Do you have any talents? My autistic nephew is a state champion in many athletic pursuits but cannot carry on a personal conversation at length nor qualify for a drivers license.
    " I'm old-fashioned. I like two sexes! And another thing, all of a sudden I don't like being married to what is known as a 'new woman'. I want a wife, not a competitor. Competitor! Competitor!" - Spencer Tracy in 'Adam's Rib' (1949)

    Art thou every retard among us related to thine uncle or mistress by way of moral or illegitimate rendezvous? Thus, we are one side of the other's coin by luck or pluck. - Jimmyz

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