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Today’s Question by Aart Hilal

Author: Paulo Coelho

What did you learn during your research in the red light districts?

The women differentiate between three types of customers. The Terminator wants to go directly to the room without drinks and conversation. The Pretty-Woman guy is at the start polite and elegant but during sex is significantly more demanding than the Terminator. The Godfather is immune to compliments which he has to pay for. He treats a woman’s body like piece of merchandise whose value he can estimate extremely accurately.

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