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My online relationships have been:
Like good chemistry.
Most "good" chemistry is poisonous &&/|| illegal &&/|| explosive &&/|| corrosive!
(The rest of chemistry is mostly boring.)
To be clear -- ":-)". Also, the stated opinion is probably not shared by many, not even by me (much of the non-"good" chemistry is interesting, not boring.)
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