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The inward pleasure of imparting pleasure—that is the choicest of all. Options
Daemon
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The inward pleasure of imparting pleasure—that is the choicest of all.

Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864)
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The inward pleasure of imparting pleasure—that is the choicest of all.

Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864)
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Daemon wrote:
The inward pleasure of imparting pleasure—that is the choicest of all.

Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864)

Perhaps pleasure and happiness reproduce itself just like common cells - by division.
Wilmar (USA)
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Very nice thought.
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what does that mean?
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Posted: Thursday, February 16, 2017 6:06:09 PM
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Daemon wrote:
The inward pleasure of imparting pleasure—that is the choicest of all.

Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864)


The advance pleasure of expecting no reward, not even that inward pleasure from imparting pleasure, is even choicer.
But that may be splitting hairs.
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