Bred: (adj) of a person or animal reared in a specified environment
What you are permitted to do is clump in a well-recognized region of the country or the world which has already established a persona and system of mores.
For instance, you can’t live in Birmingham, Alabama, and be too unique without finding yourself ostracized by a “crimson tide.”
If you live in China, you may consider yourself to be a free thinker–as long as the government is allowed to define the term “free” and “think.”
Even the various boroughs of New York City, although close in proximity, establish turf and technique for the residents so they can be deemed “well bred.”
There is an immense hypocrisy when each one of us is told that we can “be ourselves,” as we are ushered into a social gulag … to be trained to be regionally normal.
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