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One's person vs. one's occupation

Posted by Rafa lesp on September 12, 2003

In Reply to: Re: Old dogs posted by masakim on September 06, 2003

Hi,

Thanks for these two replies. However, the Spanish version contains a gist: the devil's personal knowledge becomes more useful than his occupational knowledge with the onset of age.

Rather than valuing the benefit of personal experience, it's edge can be found in devaluing occupational experience, and (hence) the status of that occupation.

It has unique depth because of that.