--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Rick Archer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > on 8/4/06 11:28 AM, authfriend at [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com <mailto:FairfieldLife% 40yahoogroups.com> > > , "nablus108" <nablus108@> wrote: > >> > > >> > > >>> > > KING: You're a bachelor. > >>> > > MAHARISHI: ...monks. > >>> > > > >>> > > CNN - LARRY KING WEEKEND > >>> > > Interview With Maharishi Mahesh Yogi > >>> > > Aired 12 May 2002 - 9-10 p.m. ET > >> > > >> > Fine, he says he is a monk. Does not mean he has been that for > >> > ever in the past. I could say the say thing actually - for the > >> > last year or so...:-) > > > > Plus which, the question he was responding to was > > whether he had a family and kids, not whether he > > ever had sex. > > > Larry asked whether he had kids. His answer was, ³no, I¹m a monk.² > That implies that he doesn¹t have kids because monks don¹t have sex > and therefore don¹t have kids.
That's what you *inferred*. Obviously King wanted to know whether MMY was celibate, and equally obviously, MMY didn't want to say. He knows the term "celibate." If he hadn't wanted his response to be noncommittal, he would have used it. (And King respected that. He knows the term "celibate" too.) To subscribe, send a message to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Or go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ and click 'Join This Group!' Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/