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Don'T Say Goddess If You'Re Not Ready

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Just goes to show you can’t be open with anyone.
The second you are…
He is convinced you are already won.
If you think I’m so pretty, if I’m such a goddess…
Treat me like one.
Did anyone who wasn’t divine ever touch Aphrodite, beauty at it’s best?
No.
What happened to the man who witnessed Artemis bathing and hungered after her caress?
He was turned into a deer and was killed by his own hunting dogs.
Who was the one man that Athena fell in love with, for all her pride and finesse?

He was a demi-god who was the greatest hunter among humans.
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Max Reif 17 September 2007

Wow, you're fiery! Your mythological examples are certainly pertinent. Your refutation of such glib flattery has a sound logic. (further musings: I suppose we're all part 'god' and 'goddess', but thinking of ourselves AS god or goddess constitutes 'hubris', and will usually lead to our getting pulled down to earth...often in a hurry.)

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