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But i'm betting you have some better goal in life, and that tech support is not it, it's just a job for now.  What do you want to be doing in ten years?
slightly patronizing?

En un viejo país ineficiente, algo así como España entre dos guerras civiles, poseer una casa y poca hacienda y memoria ninguna. -- Gil de Biedma
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Fri Jan 15th, 2010 at 11:27:39 AM EST
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no i don't find it patronizing, others may.  once i found out he's a student i ask such questions, same as i'd ask a waitress, partly because i'm actually interested in where Thomas is heading.

Poor phrasing, yeah, grant you that.

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." - Anaïs Nin

by Crazy Horse on Fri Jan 15th, 2010 at 12:40:29 PM EST
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i'm actually interested in where Thomas is heading

Yeah, right, just in your previous comment you were questioning his motives.

En un viejo país ineficiente, algo así como España entre dos guerras civiles, poseer una casa y poca hacienda y memoria ninguna. -- Gil de Biedma

by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Fri Jan 15th, 2010 at 12:59:34 PM EST
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no, you interpreted it as that. i asked because it was a possibility, period.

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." - Anaïs Nin
by Crazy Horse on Fri Jan 15th, 2010 at 01:32:06 PM EST
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I think this subthread has just passed the official EU heat/light threshold for electrical equipment...

- Jake

Friends come and go. Enemies accumulate.

by JakeS (JangoSierra 'at' gmail 'dot' com) on Fri Jan 15th, 2010 at 01:38:22 PM EST
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