By Marcia Muller
To travelers, bay-windowed Victorian mansions are old fashioned, peaceable symbols of previous San Francisco, yet at the secluded hill above Steiner highway, the gingerbread has sparked a sour conflict. formidable builders are pushing for recovery and citizens are battling for his or her homes…until a debatable restorationist is located useless at the task, awash in garish housepaint. inner most investigator Sharon McCone is termed in just to find a moment sour feud, this time among the builders and participants of the city's robust architectural group. As workmen rip via layers of sheetrock, plaster, and wallpaper, McCone reveals one other, older crime: a cache of stolen antiques involves mild; and a lacking different Tiffany lamp emblazoned with the sparkling profile of the Cheshire Cat turns into McCone's most vital clue. To seize a killer, she needs to keep on with its eerie, understanding grin prior to its hidden eye foresees a deadly destiny.
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Extra info for The Cheshire Cat's Eye (Sharon McCone, Book 3)
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.