Joined: May 2006
Steve, Lenny, Bill - thanks for your input. It sounds pretty much in line with what I was thinking. In this specific situation it's probably going to best all around to just get the subject off the table....
Though I will keep providing good references to things when she specifically asks about them -- you might not be able to lead the horse to water or make it drink, but I think I can at least make sure the water is available.
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