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  • A need to please can get you into trouble Jul 06, 2011 - 10:12 am
  • Two different women, both of them up to their eyes in different sorts of trouble, last week put forward the same excuse to explain lapses in their behaviour. Each said she was suffering from a new debilitating condition – a compulsion to please people.
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