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Are you a Xanthippe?

From the January 1987 issue of The Christian Science Journal


Do you catch yourself mentally quarreling or being impatient with traffic or with some issue in regard to your position, school, church, or family? If you do, you could be acting like Xanthippe! Early in my experience as a student of Christian Science, I was working with a group of people who were endeavoring to come to an agreement about a particular method to pursue. A lot of bickering went on and nothing was accomplished.