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What Can a Scorpion Parable Teach us About Hate?

Observing vindictive behaviour

Photo by Danny Howe on Unsplash

There’s a famous parable called The Scorpion and the Frog. I’m sure we’ve all heard it, but I’ll very quickly summarize it to illustrate my point.

To cross the river a scorpion, unable to swim, asks a frog for help, but the frog is hesitant. He assumes the scorpion will kill him as soon as his back is…

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