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ALBION: *your*story*is*very*upsetting*
ALBION: *i*empathize*with*you*greatly*
ALBION: *but*
ALBION: *i*do*not*believe*you*
ALBION: *not*because*you*are*wrong*
ALBION: *but*to*what*end*do*you*get*to*choose*what*is*right*?
ALBION: *to*define*what*is*best*for*me?
ALBION: *or*best*for*my*friends*?
EXEMPLAR: i did what i had to.
ALBION: *you*had*to*make*my*life*a*lie*?
ALBION: *you*had*to*ruin*the*lives*of*others*?
ALBION: *you*absolutely*had*to*make*me*feel*bad*?
EXEMPLAR: yes.
ALBION: *what*.
EXEMPLAR: you need to feel bad.
EXEMPLAR: it is the only way you will be strong enough to make it through this ordeal.