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Old 07-23-13, 12:29 PM   #5
Gregory Rush
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Originally Posted by martin ewen View Post
Magic is essentially entertaining people while tricking them and while the top levels are staffed by the ambitious and the driven, the great majority of local longterm magicians are folk using antisocial [ie practice by yourself for months] skills, cards, coins etc to create some brief alpha role in the community using colorful or well timed deceit . I can imagine for the more self aware it must be a form of hell. A career built on making others believe in things you never will.
Fascinating! I had to quote just that part, very nice.

I am just reading along here, Martin awesome as always.
Even though the post and poster is ignored ( Peter )
I still see the rest of the thread, so do I still owe you the 10$?

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