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19 Jul 2005

Counting stuff
Hi Doc,

Lately I find myself counting objects and maybe adding, multplying and deviding etc.

If I'm in a room I would count the chairs, the people or any kind of objects.

What does this mean? It's not compulsive and it sort of relaxes me.
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

Could be a mild, obsessive-compulsive personality, obsessive to a degree, but something one may well find comforting and relaxing ; it sort of puts things in order, once they're counted, and gives a faint sense of control even in situations which aren't particularly controllable !
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