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Wed Mar 10, 2021, 03:56 PM

66. There is an ingrained evolutionary response to

having beliefs challenged. The brain reacts as if the body is threatened. An attack on our strongly held beliefs is an attack on the self, and the brain is built to protect the self. I bet she needs cognitive therapy and drugs to lead her out of her irrational, fictional world and back to reality.

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