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  •  Very educational...thanks! (3+ / 0-)
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    Chrislove, RiveroftheWest, saluda

    I don't think you are alone in not knowing about this incident before doing your research. I doubt if any of my friends had heard of the "Inner Circle Affair" before.

    I'll be linking to this on Facebook though, so we can all be educated.

    “And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom” - Anais Nin

    by legendmn on Fri May 10, 2013 at 10:16:28 AM PDT

    •  Thanks for sharing this (1+ / 0-)
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      I think you're right...I'm thinking that quite a few people have never heard of this episode of history. As I said in a comment above, I tried googling after I read about it, and I barely pulled anything up. One would think this would be a more famous case.

      I don't mind if you're straight. Just don't flaunt it in public.

      by Chrislove on Fri May 10, 2013 at 10:24:50 AM PDT

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