[LMB] Attract vs. chased

fishman at panix.com fishman at panix.com
Mon Sep 7 02:08:33 BST 2015

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> On Sep 6, 2015, at 20:44, William A Wenrich <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:
> Here I think we come up against changes in language and attitudes. When I was (much) younger, a common phrase was, "I chased her until she caught me." (Also said with the sexes reversed.)
> The song, "Every breath you take" come across now as pure stalking. That also can be said for Elvis' "Kentucky Rain." 
> Nobody courts anymore but men still try to be around / chase women with the object of matrimony, not just sex.
> ================
> William A Wenrch
> Christian, Husband, Father, Grandfather, Son, American -- Here I stand. I can do no other. God help me!

Thank you, William. At least someone understood the way that I meant my original comment.


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