Quote: Originally Posted by Dexter Sinister
You keep moving the goal posts, if this, if that, if such and such. Any woman who hits a man is not entitled to cry foul at whatever happens next. Why should he be required to show self restraint if she's not? If you're allowed to do it, then so am I, and if I'm not allowed to do it, then neither are you. If women are going to make the size and strength argument here in defense of their doing things men aren't allowed to do, then they'll also have to concede the larger issue, that men and women are not equal and society's rules need to define and accommodate the differences.
I've been solid in my explanations, and no one has the right to cry 'foul', didn't say that.
it seems you are talking about emotional reaction to being hit, i'm talking about restraint and
the obvious consequences, and the difference between the force of a man's physical power and
the much less power of the woman's, for me, nothing to do with emotional reactions, leaving
your wife after she strikes you, or any such thing.
Its very simple, don't hit someone you might seriously injure, unless you are defending yourself
in a situation where your life might be in danger.
I don't care about who is allowed to do what, that is beside the point.
No one is allowed to hit anyone, that doesn't mean it doesn't happen.
I'm not concerned, 'as I said before' about society, what is expected because of
equality or no equality, thats just a bunch of talk.
'don't hit someone you might seriously injure because you are bigger and stronger period.'
you might be visiting them in the hospital, and tending to their post concussion symptoms for