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Old 03-02-2019, 05:54 PM
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Originally Posted by XC_Eddy View Post
I agree with the concept in principle, and was also taught gratitude growing up, but the relationship I have with my grandma and the relationship I have with Steve Dodge are not the same. The difference is that my Grandma wasn’t trying to make money off my love of cookies.
True. There is a difference in the motivation of the giver. But, does that entitle me to judgement with my gratitude? Maybe. I don't see it that way, but others may think that if the giver is benefiting, then the gift has strings. Though it might be said that all gifts come with a benefit. I derive great joy at giving someone something for free.

Time for MPO. Nice conversation fellas. I am not sure I am going to see it all the way that some others do, but that's ok.
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