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By Kaye C. Hill

All she sought after was once to get away...

And abruptly it's raining cats, canine and bodies...

Lexy Lomax has run clear of her obnoxious husband, taking together with her a funky part million of his ill-gotten profits and a homicidal chihuahua known as Kinky. Holed up in a decrepit log cabin at the Suffolk coast, Lexy unearths herself unsuitable for the former proprietor of the cabin, a personal investigator, now deceased. earlier than she is aware it she's embroiled in a cocktail of marital infidelity (possibly), lacking cats (probably) and poison pen letters (definitely).

Oh, certain - and a homicide or two...

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Antes que la hora llegue, debes pasar tus genes. 251 días. El curso lógico de acción es determinar la forma más efectiva para sobrevivir y reproducirse, y practicar esto hasta que se convierta en una respuesta mecánica. y Las Artes Marciales consisten en unas rutinas practicadas que, una vez internalizadas, mejoran tus oportunidades de supervivencia. Las Artes Venusianas consisten en una serie de rutinas practicadas que, una vez internalizadas, mejoran tus oportunidades de reproducción. y La Homeostasis Social Dinámica es el equilibrio entre el deseo de protegernos nosotros mismos de los otros y el deseo de alinearnos con otros.

Una vez exista atracción, probablemente busque confort contigo. Esto debería ser interpretado como el Indicador De Interés (IDI) que es.

Frecuentemente, la solución a esto es evitar entrar en un forcejeo emocional en una interacción en la que no se siente segura, o donde el hombre que está jugando con ella no parece tener suficiente VSR (valor de supervivencia y replicación). Cuando esto ocurre, parece no-receptiva. Así que, si puedes introducir a una mujer en un nivel emocional, incluso si se trata de una emoción “mala” como la frustración o los celos, es preferible a que permanezca no-receptiva. Por otra parte, en lugar de intentar darle sólo emociones “buenas” o de evitar las “malas”, estimúlala con un rango de emociones tales como la curiosidad, fascinación, sentimiento de pérdida, conexión, indignación, validación/novalidación, humor, vergüenza, felicidad, tristeza, etc.

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