countersuggestion


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194) With the first challenge, this rate dropped to forty-four percent, and with the countersuggestion it fell further, to twenty-one percent.
When the countersuggestion was given, he stated, "Oh, I thought you meant just like the beginning, the middle, the end.
In both situations Eve is somewhat at a loss; her positive desire to be alone is met with a wily countersuggestion, and the prospect of the actual union, "the strange experience of beauty," is both alluring and "poison.