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Re: Jihad using fire?
Because of my paternal grandmother I can understand what not mixing with others can do to a person. She was isolated from the rest of society by her own choice. She lived in a very restricted area of her choice there in Williamsburg. She never learned English. Even in her old age she was still living as she did in Vilnius. Eating the same foods. Wearing the same hairstyle. She had no contact with anyone outside the Lithuanian community.
My father and his sister and brother didn't learn English until they were old enough to start school. To play with and make friends with the kids on their street. Though also the children of immigrants, their friends and neighbors spoke English. No English was spoken in my dad's home.
Not exactly the same I know, but I got to experience knowing someone who never mixed in, never fit in and didn't want to. She was perfectly happy as she was.