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An apology to russw19(9 posts)

An apology to russw19purplepaul
May 20, 2003 11:56 AM

Even without going back and re-reading your original post down below I feel terrible that my posts were hurtful and inflammatory. But after reading your post again, I believe I was way out of line. I still feel you unfairly generalized, but that's a far cry from what I accused you of and I am deeply sorry. I was wrong. Next time, I'll try to think before I post.

re: An apology to russw19russw19
May 20, 2003 12:41 PM
Whereas I appreciate the apology, it really wasn't necessary. Sometimes opinions conflict on the board. That part didn't bother me. But I did feel you jumped on my nationalism and that was a little much.. so I tried to offer up a reason for my thinking the way I do, and was jumped on again... that's when I got defensive, and for that I can apologize too. Sorry.. I should have waited a day to respond, as I know better. Anyways, it's water under the bridge and downstream out to sea. Don't worry about it, and as I said earlier, I will go back to helping anyone I feel I can here, yourself included if you need anything. I don't hold grudges and I am only ever trying to help when I am here. I feel bad that my opinion was taken out of context, but hey, it happens.

Anyways, apology accepted and a return apology offered to you as well. Now lets get back to helping the good RBR folks on the board. But you are a good guy in my book Paul, and I would have thought that regardless of this post. I have read what you have written in the past and I think you give sound advice and offer up good opinions. Even if they aren't in line with my own.

Thanks, Russ. Much appreciated. nmpurplepaul
May 20, 2003 12:49 PM
Group hug, group hug....crosscut
May 20, 2003 7:54 PM
Someone hand me a tissue please... ;) nmfliparagon
May 20, 2003 1:01 PM
There now, you see, you ruined the moment. nmpurplepaul
May 20, 2003 1:51 PM
"Real" men never give an apology...........MR_GRUMPY
May 20, 2003 1:28 PM
They just pretend it never happened or say something like "I was just kidding, you butt ugly SOB."
apologies are anti-american ;) nmreklar
May 20, 2003 3:55 PM
Maturity raises it head!! Good job to both of you!! (nm)Iamhoosier
May 21, 2003 5:02 AM