Re: Hey Pat, check this one out
Posted by Pat on 4/09/03
Martha, I was not having "fun" with that individual. I realize that he/she is
If you read my reply carefull you will notice that I was under the impression that
he/she was yelling at both Mary AND I-- and I could not understand why that
individual would be upset with me, after I wrote so many posts in support of such
Yet, even while under that impression I did not write a sarcastic reply to that
I was wheer that person was once. I know what it is like, all to well. But, the best
thing to do is to try to be calm and rational. It's easier to be heard that way.
On 4/09/03, Martha wrote:
> On 4/03/03, Pat wrote:
>> On 3/31/03, Mary wrote:
>>> You just know I can barely contain myself with this one. I'll give it a try:
>>> Greetings most dear and possibly troubled person. Please try to avoid using
>>> all caps. It makes it very difficult to read your posts.
>>> Best regards,
>> Hey Mary, how's it goin? What I don't get, is why that person was goin' off on
>> me (I had to re-read his/her post to make sure that it was indeed at me lol).
> Pat & Mary,
> I appreciate the candor with which you have responded to the individual who is
> apparently suffering from the same thing that I am. Did you know that perfume is
> one of the non-controlled killing chemicals? So to test your MCS, on days that
> you just think your allergies are kicking up, think about what cologne you are
> wearing. There was an individual in my life that took great fun in wearing
> certain scents that zoned me out. Unfortunately, the poor individual did not
> realize that she was suffering the same fate....she always sounded like she had a
> cold. She would spritz it on and come into where I was and stand as close as
> possible as I started hacking and begged for air. I even talked to her
> diplomatically about the situation to no avail.
> Anyone who is knowledgeable about RADS; MCS and/or asthma realizes that once you
> have been exposed, the damage is already done to the lungs, the healing time is
> indefinite because of the constant exposure to pollutants and those that have no
> mercy on an individual with this condition. One thing that I cannot tolerate is
> ignorance on a subject and an individual responding with "college diploma", fly
> by the seat of your pants attitude.
> So do not be too rough on the poor soul that is in ALL CAPS, the individual is as
> angry as I am....but I know the law of the universe, what goes around comes around
> just so the other person realizes and can sympathize with a situation. But if you
> want to have "fun", go ahead, it will be at your own expense!
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