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these are canada goose hybridge uk some of the points where a vegan/vegetarian lifestyle has impacted me and my friends in a negative way. Inconvenience, social restriction, retaliation. that does not mean I go out of my way to actively target anyone, but I think it can explain a few perspectives as to why one might. But I have vegetarian friends who are perfectly good people who don hassle me in any way, and I happy to accomodate them whenever necessary, but I can understand why some view vegetarianism/veganism in a negative light.
often than not, it seems to come down to personal experiences.
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I been harassed by groups of vegans at my university for as little as having a roast beef sandwich (“You just gonna gobble that up, right in front of us?!”).
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Yes, they confronted me. We were in the university cafeteria, and they sat down by the table next to me. Three women, and when I was about to leave they came over and confronted me for having a roast beef sandwich.
I do not have any ethical objection to consuming vegetarian or vegan food, I apologize if that was unclear. The issue was that the personal choice of a few impacted the whole group.
I agree, there is an issue there. I have not had the dishes you describe, and I associate vegan food with that God awful cauliflower soup. That what comes to mind whenever I talk about vegan food, which makes it off putting. I am well aware that this is not a universal truth, I sure there are amazing vegan dishes, I just saying that in my experience, I yet to have any. Every time we been forced to have vegan food because of someone in the group (work outings, mostly) it has been bland, tasteless, cold and/or unseasoned.
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Saturdead 1 point submitted 4 days ago
My uncle died when I was about 12. Everyone just told me he was in a better place, and that he be resting (painlessly) forever. I interpreted it that death was like sleeping, so for years after I started saying good night to my uncle, like a bedside prayer. I figured he deserved a good night sleep as much as anyone. I even make up a rhyme, but it in Swedish so it wouldn make much sense to translate.
I still mumble those rhymes before I go to bed every now and then. It makes me feel grounded, in a way.
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