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Submitted by susan (Italy), Sep 16, 2007 at 08:27

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"From my perpective, i can only help you with a taste of Jewish tenderness from a 3000 years old mediterranean heritage. "

heritage that you never touched or experience since you come from islamic countries. I take my dictionary to find out what a perpective is, tho.

"as for the 1400s old arabian nights staff (the good nights of romance and the bad nights of desert piracy), i am afraid i am the wrong guy to discuss this with. all my intellectual syndromes are clan-free positive."

Let's see your arabian nights plot lines:

The main frame story concerns a Persian king and his new bride. The king, Shahryar, upon discovering his former wife's infidelity, had her executed and then declared all women to be unfaithful. He begins to marry a succession of virgins only to execute each one the next morning.

WOW, blood, beheadings, murder, mayhem. Is this the most popular story that came out from islamic lands? Sounds more like a low production horror movie, ... This is the sort of fairy tales of the muslim world. You must be really proud of it.

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