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fan the fire

One can fan the fire in challenging situations by criticizing, rebuking or strongly disagreeing.
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This problem is one of emotional conflict Larry, and your demonstrations simply fan the fire of this volatile challenge.

Submitted by WerterBuch on August 11, 2015

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