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Old 19.02.2020, 08:51
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Re: I understand rules are rules but...

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Yes, I'd also heard the term Pollyanna (and that, by the way, is a bitter-sweet tale for a little child to read or watch the movie). I grew up with an uberpollyanna and so, perhaps by contrast, I would never have been described as a Pollyanna.* Interesting, what words can do. I wonder what the opposite(s) of a bliss ninny, a gutmensch, a Pestalozzi and a Pollyanna are.
I can relate to that. But you'd be surprised how similar to your mom (I assume) you can be.

(*the latter bolded part made me smile, we all think we're different from our parents)

What's the opposite? I don't have a scientific definition for the moment. I assume it's the nasty, vile type of a person, who thrives putting others down.
I prefer the Pollyanna type any time.

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