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To fight an enemy properly, you have to know what they are. Ignorance is defeat.
She saw that in all wars, the first stage was to dehumanize the enemy, reduce the enemy to a lower level so that he might be killed without compunction. When the enemy was not human to begin with, the task was easier.
We must know our enemy, at least a little.
That's dangerous, Prufrax said, almost instinctively.
Yes, it is. What you know, you cannot hate.
When evenly matched, you cannot win against your enemy unless you understand them. And if you truly understand, why are you fighting and not talking?
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