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  •  or just frustration with existing systems that (9+ / 0-)

    don't/can't/won't speak to or address issues one believes one needs.

    It isn't always greed or a need for power, sometimes it is as simple as a need to be heard in the way one wants to be heard, or an inability to process that systems hear differently than people.  And sometimes it is simply an inability to accept limits, which, in all fairness, our society as a whole does not do well, though we expect individuals to do it all the time.

    I tend to put anger and frustration into two separate emotional buckets, but I readily recognize that most folks probably don't do that.  But it seems to me that though the outward expression of the two can be very, very similar in many people, the root causes and even emotional contours of those feelings are different.  

    Words can sometimes, in moments of grace, attain the quality of deeds. --Elie Wiesel

    by a gilas girl on Wed Jan 30, 2013 at 02:33:21 PM PST

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