> Thank you Patricia for saying what you did! I was
> thinking the same things. Perhaps new members
> should sit back and read posts for a few weeks
> before they begin communication if they don't
> understand the parameters.
> I hope this was a learning opportunity for other new
> members of the list.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Patricia Knott<mailto:email@example.com>
> To: TeacherArtExchange Discussion
> Sent: Tuesday, July 05, 2005 5:48 PM
> Subject: [teacherartexchange] being polite
> To all on this list that know me and know that I
> make thoughtful comment,
> I made a personal reply to Darren about a comment
> he made and he choose to publish it to this list.
> I have many many times made personal replies to
> members of this list and it never before went over
> to the "world."
> I am very offended at Darren's inconsideration and
> now I am reluctant to say anything and especially
> since Darren denigrated my reputation with the
> implication that I am smoking something!
> I have been on this list for many years and nobody
> has ever been derogatory. We disagree, we argue, we
> kiss and make up and
> most of all
> we help each other.
> Accusations have never been a part of this list. I
> have signed on and signed off of many lists because
> of the "nastiness" of some comments. I hope this
> list is not going that route.
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